Joined Impro Melbourne: 2014
Jaklene appeared in Impro Box shows including Wodehouse, The Accusing Parlour, Spyfall, Monster of the Week, and Time Lord. She has performed in Zombzical: A Musical and In The Arbour (inspired by Chekov) at Canberra’s Improvention, in the International Ensemble at Slapdash 2015 (London), and at New Zealand Improv Festival in Nothing But The Truth and The Circle of Sound and Story. She has co-created and performed in #hashtag and A Butterfly Effect at Adelaide Fringe.
- New Zealand Improv Festival Workshops:
- Hugging The Cactus (2014)
- Making A Monster (2016),
- #hashtag (2017)
- Hansel, Hansel and Gretel (innatum theatre, 2014)
- 2006- 2008 Off The Cuff at the University of Melbourne
- 2011-2013 The Impro Box
- 2013- First Draft Theatre
- 2014- The Big Hoo-Haa Melbourne
- Impro Melbourne
Medical Staff, True Stories with Hamish and Andy (2017)
Arts Mitten, SYN Radio (2010-2011)
Impro motto or quote: “It’s always your turn!” - Jill Bernard
Impro Mentor: Katherine Weaver
Favourite IM Show: I love The Impro Cave - it’s such a great place for creative exploration.
Comic inspirations: Mandy McElhinney, Melissa McCarthy, Tina Fey, Magda Szubanski
My little secret: If I’m not on stage, my favourite seat in the house is behind the lighting desk.
“…Vukasinovic is an extraordinary player. She deftly weaves narrative, enfolding offers in the blink of an eye and developing them into intuitive leaps in story that in retrospect seem obvious. Her stage presence is fully open and honest.” — Patrick Davies, TheatreReview, New Zealand.