Nora Buzalka, born 1982 in Berlin, grew up in a bilingual home and spent her childhood with her Hungarian parents in Budapest. While studying at the Otto Falckenberg School of the Performing Arts in Munich, she gained her first stage experience at the Munich Kammerspiele. An engagement at the Oberhausen Theatre followed, during which her long-standing collaboration with the director Herbert Fritsch began. Nora Buzalka joined the Residenztheater ensemble in the 2014/15 season. Since the 2019/20 season she is a member of the Burgtheater ensemble.