Tamara Trunova is a Ukrainian theater director, chief director of the Kyiv Academic Drama and Comedy Theater on the left bank of the Dnieper.
In 2016, she was a jury member of the Edinburgh Fringe International Festival (UK). In 2016, Tamara Trunova won the Taking the Stage Contest. The performance “Sasha, take out the garbage” by Natalia Vorozhbit’s play won the 1st place in the Kyiv Account-2017 rating, and “Bad Roads” by the Natalia Vorozhbit’s play – 1st place in the Kyiv Account-2018 rating ».
Tamara Trunova – participant of master classes and festivals: Kurbalesia (2012), Festival of Young Directing (2012, 2013, 2014), Festival “Actual Play Week” (2012, 2013, 2014, 2016), Workshop Gogolfest (2013) ), Cherkassy Theater Laboratory (2013-2014), International Documentary Theater Festival (2014), Telpa Daugavpils International Festival Laboratory (Latvia, 2014), International Partner Laboratory (Belarus, 2015). Festival of theaters (Lviv, 2017), Melpomene Tavria International Theater Festival (Kherson, 2018). For “Passenger in a Suitcase” Tamara Trunov was awarded the Diploma “For the elegance of the director’s form” at the First All-Ukrainian Festival of Young Directing named after Les Kurbas (2012). Also, Tamara Trunova, as the author of the play Oolong, participated in the Lyubimivka Young Drama Festival, where she received a special jury award (2017).