When Eleanor was 7, she saw the classic 1998 film Anastasia and was convinced that the heroine was her Nanna. The truth would prove to be much more incredible... A heart-warming story that will make you laugh and cry in equal measure. Featuring the classic songs from Anastasia.

WINNER Sydney Fringe 2019's NIDA Writer of the Year Award


★★★★★ “…well written and performed with great passion and energy by Stankiewicz” Global Media Post.

★★★★☆ “[Eleanor’s] ability to physically transform herself into different characters with merely a red scarf and an array of accents is very impressive.” The Advertiser

★★★★☆ "A moving showcase of storytelling talent" Arts End.

★★★★☆ "Seamlessly blending European folk tales with real life horrors and soaring highs, Eleanor’s Nanna-stasia is a heartfelt, touching tribute to an amazing woman" The Fourth Wall.

★★★★ “A heart-warming one-woman dramedy which reminds all of the refugee experience, the value of family, and the admirable talents of Eleanor Stankiewicz.” Glam Adelaide

★★★★ “You will come away smiling but also reflecting.” The Clothesline

★★★★ “Eleanor beautifully and poignantly draws out the pieces of that story and brings them together” Kryztoff

★★★★ "...a stunning, multi-layered performance, full of both laughter and tears... a must see for people of all generations" Fringe Feed.