Born in Dresden 1968, grew up in Vienna. Studied German, Political Sciences, ethnology and theatre studies (graduation 1993).
|1993-1995||Dramaturge at Theater Basel|
|1995-2001||Festival Dramaturge at the Vienna Festival (Wiener Festwochen)|
|ab 1998||Artistic colleague of acting director Luc Bondy|
|1998-2001||Lecturer at the Academy of Fine Arts in the masterclass of Prof. Erich Wonder|
|2001-2004||Director of the biennial Festival "Theaterformen" in Hannover and Braunschweig|
|since 2004||Director of the Festival "steirischer herbst" in Graz|
|sindce 2008||Member of the University Council at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna|