Both twins graduated with magna cum laude from the prestigious National University of Theatrical Arts and Cinematography (UNATC) of Bucharest –Bachelor degree in theater and film specializing in Musical Theatre, where they were fortunate to study with theater and film directors Francis Ford Coppola, Roman Polanski, Andrei Serban, and Krzysztof Zanussi.
In Bucharest, the twins played the leading roles in the award-winning musical “The Two Orphans” and in other theater plays. The Modorcea twins also studied Acting at Schule des Theaters “Der Keller” in Cologne, Germany and took private acting classes with American actor Paul Sorvino.
For the past 8 years, Mihaela & Gabriela have created, written, composed & produced an ample cinematic project based on Mihaela’s 500-page magic realist novel WICKED CLONE or how to deal with the evil, a #1 Art bestseller on Barnes & Noble, a fairy-tale novel about life without ending and youth without aging that revolutionizes and invigorates the American pop culture concepts: https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/wicked-clone-or-how-to-deal-with-the-evil-mihaela-modorcea/1123648466?ean=9780990446712
Based on the novel, Mihaela wrote WICKED CLONE THE CINEMA MUSICAL, whereas Gabriela composed, arranged and produced the pop symphonic music and soundtrack featured in the play (25 original music compositions, a 90-minute soundtrack). Together they have created and performed their cinematic musical 5 times a week off Broadway, at the Davenport Theatre, in the heart of Times Square: https://www.cityguideny.com/article/Wicked-Clone-Off-Broadway-Davenport-Theatre#.W0zmTWaZMyl having previously showcased it off Broadway @ the Ensemble Studio Theatre, the Elektra Theatre, Lynn Redgrave theatre, Laurie Beechman, etcetera. For more info visit www.wickedclone.com
Indiggo twins’s music was released by Sony BMG and featured throughout 20 countries; Mihaela and Gabriela’s "La La La" composition realest by Das Label is featured and credited on Jay-Z & Kanye West’s multi- platinum and 4-time Grammy award-winning album “Watch The Throne,” specifically on “Murder To Excellence,” which is widely considered and reviewed as “the centerpiece of the album.” (New York Times). A number of top music producers have written with and for Indiggo Twins, including Swizz Beatz (Beyoncé, Jay-Z), Rockwilder (Christina Aguilera), Peter Zizzo (Celine Dion, Avril Lavigne), and Paul Oakenfold (Madonna).
Mihaela and Gabriela were introduced to music at the age of 6, and have continued taking piano, guitar, canto, and dancing lessons since then. They started performing at the age of 12, and have been continuously featured in the media since then.
The twins are also teaching together their popular dance class HIP HOP BELLY DANCE at Stepping Out Studios, NYC, every week.
Gabriela and Mihaela guest starred on popular TV series & films such as Law & Order: SVU (Hothouse episode along Mariska Hargitay & Christopher Meloni), No Love in the City, Van Wilder 2, The Rise of Taj (along Kal Penn), Casting Popescu & in other short films made by the twins themselves.
The Indiggo Twins debuted at the age of 12 and were released by Sony BMG; Together the Indiggo twins have written and produced over 350 songs, their music having been featured throughout over 20 countries.
After having seen Mihaela and Gabriela debut their play at the Ensemble Studio Theatre in NYC, Imagem, world’s largest independent music publishing company, offered them a music-publishing contract on the spot:
The twins have been trained in piano, guitar, and traditional and modern dances since the age of 6. They speak English, French, German and Romanian and can sing in seven different languages.