RONYA MAN


Acting Coach, Actress, Producer 
Founder and MD of RonyaManArts Ltd. Training & Production Company -  active in Nollywood and the Creative Arts in Nigeria since 2015.  Founder of RMA Acting Studio since February 2019.  
Prior to, functioned in many performing arts positions in Israel including acting, directing, teaching, and producing since 2003, after a short career in Environmental engineering. 
Mother of two boys, a believer in realising dreams, in constant learning, that nothing is unachievable, and that we can always surpass ourselves.   “May the best become better”  - Ronya Man .  

EXPERIENCE IN FILM PRODUCTION 

TIMELESS . Feature. | Director | Starring Joke Silva, Jude Chukwuka, Ijeoma Agu Grace, Rotimi Salami .  
RISE . Short. | Director, Producer, Writer | Starring Ben Touitou Lugo.  
YES MA NO MA. Short. | Director, Writer, Producer. | Shot in Berlin.  
IN OUR TRAP . Feature | Assistant Director, Actor| Irokotv  
SINGLE MUMS . Feature | Assistant Director. | Africa Magic 
SUGAR BOY . Feature | Assistant Director. | Irokotv 
STRANGER THAN EVER . Feature | Assistant Director .| Irokotv 
IDAHOSA TRAILS .Feature | Production Assistant, Actor | Indie film by Stanlee Ohikuare.  
Casting Agent for Inkblot Productions, Anthill Studios, House5 Productions and more. 

OTHER RELEVANT EXPERIENCE REALTIME FILM FESTIVAL 2018.  Festival Co-Producer.  
TIMELESS ROOTS . Stage Dance Show of Nigerian heritage. | Director, Producer. |  SPANFEST 2017. Self produced with the help of Lagos Culture Council.  
SPANFEST2015 . | Drama facilitator, Stage director. | SPAN. 
LIFE OF BRIAN . Stage adaptation to Monty Pythons’ famous film. | Director, Producer. | Haifa Fringe Theatre.  
CLARA & FLORA. Satiric street double-act. | Co-Producer, Actor. | Self Production. 
HEAD OF DRAMATIC ARTS. | Kimama International Camp.   
DRAMA TEACHER since 2006. | Niv Cohen Acting Studio (8 yrs) | Mishan Carmel Arts Village . | Nazareth Elite Education Ministry. | Various schools.  
ACTING COACH since 2011. | Niv Cohen Acting Studio. | Nazareth Ministry of Education. | Private entities.  


ACTING EXPERIENCE 
SCREEN
TRUMPED - Wife of couple giving birth during war. (2nd Lead) - Short | Film by Stanlee Ohikhuare. | Screened in Cannes 2019.  
CHATROOM - Reality Show Producer (Supporting) - Feature. | Directed by Chike Ibekwe. (TBR) 
LONELY HEART - Doctor with AIDS - Short. | Film by Daniel Chiazor.  
IDAHOSA TRAILS - Wife (of lead, cameo) - Feature . | Awarded Film by Stanlee Ohikhuare. | AMVCA and others. 
IN OUR TRAP - Hospital Doctor - Feature. | Directed by Daniel Oriahi and myself. | IrokoTV. Production 
SHVEERA (Refraction) - Russian Girl with abusive stepdad. (Lead) - Feature. | By Angle Chipchi | Jerusalem Film Festival 2009, nominee for Best Drama. 
ALICE IN WONDERLAND - Alice (Lead) - Independent Docudrama. | Haifa Media Institute.   
TIME TRAVEL - Hotel receptionist (supporting) - Short Film. | Berlin. 
THE STRANGE CASE - Psychologist (supporting) - Short. | Faculty of Media and Arts Haifa College. 


TV
WHITE SHADOW - Interpol detective - Film | Africa Magic Channel. 
MY FLATMATES - American lover scammed (cameo) - TV comedy series. | Africa Magic Channel.   
HUSBANDS OF LAGOS - Wife (of lead, cameo) - Web series | IrokoTV  
TV COMMERCiALS -  numerous national channels 


STAGE
THE SEED THIEF - Maddy (the seed thief) - Director Ifeoma Fafunwa. Etisalat Literature Prize Awards.  
NOT HIS MESSIAH -  A stage adaptation to the famous film ‘Life Of Brian’ - Several roles - Produced & directed in Corporation with Haifa’s fringe theatre ‘The Beat’.  
THE STING - Stella (Girl playing a burglary scam on her boyfriend) - Production: Haifa’s fringe Theatre ‘The Studio’. 
GULLY IN THE BIG CITY- Gully the dog - Production: Tel-Aviv’s Ministry of Culture. 
CLARA & FLORA - Flora - A comic satiric street act. Self produced. 
DON’T GIVE A DAMN - a war veteran (male) - Stage adaptation to Dan Ben Amoz’s Novel. ‘The Studio’ Theatre. 
‘SHEGA’ON’ Children's Theatre.-  Double act plays based on fairy tales. - 4 years, all across the country. 
SINGER-SONGWRITER - Alternative Rock Band performing all over the country, released 3 radio singles.  


METFILM SCHOOL. BERLIN. 
IREP DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKING WORKSHOP. LAGOS. 
STAGEMILK DRAMA SCHOOL. SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA.  
ELI DANKER HOLLYWOOD ACTING MASTERCLASS. HAIFA. 
NIV COHEN ACTING STUDIO. HAIFA. 
PSIK THEATRE COMEDY DE L’ARTE WORKSHOP. JERUSALEM. 
RIMON SCHOOL FOR JAZZ AND CONTEMPORARY MUSIC. RAMAT HASHARON, ISRAEL. 
LANGUAGE IN MOVEMENT. TECHNION, ISRAEL. 
ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING Bs.C. TECHNOLOGICAL INSTITUTE OF ISRAEL. 
NIRA GAL VOICE MASTERCLASS. ISRAEL. 
OTHER WORKSHOPS ON ACTING, VOICE, BODY AND MORE. 

SKILLS 
LANGUAGES  English, Russian, French, Hebrew 
Other special skills in Actress Bio  

SOCIAL SKILLS Highly developed leadership and teaching abilities,  Artistic mindset and creativity.  A relentlessly hard worker, a fast  learner, and an ideologic believer in the goodness of people and their ability to learn.  

ORGANISATIONAL SKILLS Self-employed since 2006, Freelance facilitator and teacher since 2007, a band manager for 5 years, a producer and an employer.  All positions managed with highest level of self-discipline, organisational and communication skills. 

COMPUTER SKILLS Film editing software (Adobe Premier Pro) All office apps Google docs  Wix website builder and related apps  
Social media marketing strategies and apps 

REFERENCES 
Stanlee Ohikuare 
SPAN. Sarah Boulos  Kene Mkparu  Inkblot Productions. Zulu  House5Productions. Daniel 
Chike Ibekwe 
Segun Adefila  
Femi Odugbemi 
(Contact no. upon request).