Dhorkë Orgocka

Dhorkë Orgocka (25 October 1937 – 31 August 2002) was an Albanian actress.[1]

Dhorkë Orgocka
Born25 October 1937
Korçë, Albania
Died31 August 2002 (aged 64),
Tirane, Albania
OccupationActress
Years active1953–2002
Spouse(s)Dhimiter Orgocka (m. ? - 2002)
Children2
AwardsTitulli "Artist i merituar".svg Merited Artist

BiographyEdit

She was born in Korçë. From the age of 16, she was active with the amateur troupe of Korca Theater as a dramatic and comic actress, as a singer as a dancer. In 1951 she was one of the first female actresses of Albanian professional theater. She appeared in drama, comedy and variety films.[2]

HonorsEdit

She received the award of Merited Artist of Albania for her contribution in film and theatre. A road in Tirana and Korce bears her name.[3]

Personal life and deathEdit

Orgocka was married to Albanian actor and director Dhimiter Orgocka until her death.[4] She died in Tirana on 31 August 2002. She was buried in Korçë, and was survived by her husband and two sons.

FilmographyEdit

  • Perseri Pranvere (1987) - Nena e Lindes[5]
  • Nje vit i gjate (1987) - Nena e Likurgut[6]
  • Asgje nuk harrohet (1985) - Nene Xhikua[7]
  • Pas Gjurmeve (1978) - Drita[8]
  • Flamure ne dallge (1977) - Erisi[9]
  • Perballimi (1976) - Mara[10]
  • Beni ecen vete (1975) - Teto Ollga[11]
  • Horizonte te hapura (1968) - Gruaja e Uranit[12]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Shqiptare, Aktoret. "Dhorke Orgocka (1936-2002) | Aktoret Shqiptare". Retrieved 26 July 2021.
  2. ^ naishte (23 November 2019). "Mundimet e çiftit Orgocka kur Zonja nga qyteti, shfaqej përpara Enver Hoxhës – Nga Vepror Hasani". NA ISHTE DIKUR. Retrieved 26 July 2021.
  3. ^ "How to get to Rruga Dhorkë Orgocka in Tiranë by Bus | Moovit". moovitapp.com. Retrieved 26 July 2021.
  4. ^ "Humbi gruan e tij Dhorkën, Dhimitër Orgocka: Sa herë largohem nga Korça, mendoj..." Mega News. 8 January 2020. Retrieved 26 July 2021.
  5. ^ "PËSËRI PRANVERË – Enciklopedia Shqiptare" (in Albanian). Retrieved 26 July 2021.
  6. ^ "NJË VITË I GJATË – Enciklopedia Shqiptare" (in Albanian). Retrieved 26 July 2021.
  7. ^ "ASGJË NUK HARROHET – Enciklopedia Shqiptare" (in Albanian). Retrieved 26 July 2021.
  8. ^ "PAS GJURMËVE – Enciklopedia Shqiptare" (in Albanian). Retrieved 26 July 2021.
  9. ^ "FLAMUR NË DALLGË – Enciklopedia Shqiptare" (in Albanian). Retrieved 26 July 2021.
  10. ^ "PËRBALLIMI – Enciklopedia Shqiptare" (in Albanian). Retrieved 26 July 2021.
  11. ^ "BENI ECËN VETË – Enciklopedia Shqiptare" (in Albanian). Retrieved 26 July 2021.
  12. ^ "HORIZONTE TË HAPURA – Enciklopedia Shqiptare" (in Albanian). Retrieved 26 July 2021.