Sonja Sorvola is a Finnish actress, writer and choreographer based in London and Helsinki. Since starting her career in 2007, she has played leading roles in musicals and contemporary drama alike, such as Vanda Jordan in Venus in Furs, Marianne in Constellations, Magenta in The Rocky Horror Show and Mimi Marquez in Rent. Her most recent work as a choreographer was a Broadway musical classic Fame that opened in Rauma, Finland in January 2019.
Sorvola is a trained dancer from The Finnish National Ballet School. As an actor she has studied Meisner technique under Steven Ditmyer (Neighborhood Playhouse, NY) and is currently doing her Master’s degree in London’s prestigious East15 Acting School. She is also highly experienced musically, working as a singer and songwriter and arranging music for theatre and choirs.