Anneli Björåsen is a Victorian based Swedish-Australian performer and researcher. She is soon to complete a doctorate in English Literature and will shortly be commencing a Masters in Teaching.
She is a performing member and creative of Gold Satino and has appeared in Tumor Kinder (La Trobe University), Oubliette (Kilcunda) and Suburbia (Anywhere Festival / 2015 Melbourne Fringe Festival – Evolution Award Winner). In 2011 she was nominated for a Green Room Award for her performance in Sarajevo Suite (directed by Bagryana Popov for La Mama), which was selected for La Mama Mobile and completed a regional tour of Victoria in 2012. In 2013 she joined the Chamber Made Opera ensemble as a performer in Turbulence and partook in the filmatization of the production in 2015 for the eBook LIGE, which was followed by a hybrid performance at the Festival of Performing Arts in 2016.
Anneli is a soprano with the Swedish Choir in Melbourne, and has worked as one of the managers of the Girls on Film Festival since 2015.