Ukrainian singer, film and theater actress, teacher, theater director. Natalia is a winner of the Taras Shevchenko National Prize of Ukraine. She had studied at the Mykola Lysenko Lviv National Music Academy in the class of professor Maria Tarnavetska. Natalia Polovynka did an internship at the Jerzy Grotowski Workcenter (Pontedera, Italy). She performs Ukrainian traditional songs, ancient spiritual songs of Ukraine, and classical music. Natalka is the author of a unique vocal methodology – she has conducted workshops at Columbia University, University of Pennsylvania, Yale University (USA), University of Wales (UK) and the Jerzy Grotowski International Institute (Poland). Natalka is an director of the ˮSlovo i Holosˮ (“Word and Voice”) theatrical center (Lviv)
Lead roles in filmsBrothers. The Final Confession, Tera, Unavailable, Mather of Apostles: Award of MIFF Silver George for Best Actress.
Cooperating with International J.Grotowsky Institute (Poland), State Male Choir «Dudaryk» (Lviv), State Men’s M.Revutskyj Choir (Kyiv), capella Dumka (Kyiv), Cantus (Uzhgorod), With Lviv and Kyiv Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, Symphonic orchestra of Lviv Opera and chamber orchestras of Ukraine.
With musicians: Valentin Silvestrov, Bogdana Frolyak, Alla Zagaykevych, Vita Poleva, Örmény József, Yaroslav Mygal, Klaus Kugel, Petras Vysniauskas, and many others; With conductors Igor Blazhkov, Volodymyr Sirenko, Theodore Kuchar, Mykola Katsal, Bohdan Antkiv, Emil Sokach.