Festival 2022 Saturday 26 February - Sunday 06 March | Tickets now on sale

Dora Reisser

Dora’s Story
Dora’s Story is a tale of triumph over every possible adversity – a story of terror and hunger and persistence. Dora Reisser, who made her way from Sofia to Vienna to London to Hollywood, recounts her life story as a Bulgarian-born Nazi refugee, who rose to become the youngest solo dancer for the Vienna Opera and, following a fall, an actor in both television and film. Dora knew the worlds of Harry Lime and Bernie Cornfeld, the KGB and the early days of Israel, and had lovers along the wa...