Born in 1964 in Waidhofen/Thaya (A)
1986 - 2002: Actor and director of different companies and projects
1994 - 2003: Artistic Projects for communities, tourist agencies, art councils, business companies, sports events (management, concept, directing)
Founder Artistic director of DSCHUNGEL WIEN - Theatre for Young Audience in the MuseumsQuartier (since 2003 - 2012)
Artistic director and founder of SZENE BUNTE WÄHNE Festival Lower Austria (1991 - 2003) - the biggest annual international Theatre Festival for young audience worldwide - and of SZENE BUNTE WÄHNE Dance Festivals (1998 - 2004) - the only worldwide annual international Dance Festival for young audience.
Furthermore founder artistic director of SCHÄXPIR (2002 - 2011), one of the largest international Theatre Festivals for young audience.
Artistic director and curator of other festivals, like Augenblickmal 2005 in Berlin
35 international theatre- and dance festivals for children and youngsters (1991-2009);
ASSITEJ International / world wide organization of professional theatre for young audience (77 nations): (2002 - 2011)
Selected in 2002 at the world congress in Seoul for the World Executive Committee, again selected 2005 at the world congress in Montreal and 2008 in Adelaide. Responsible for networking, next generation, public relations, fundraising and co-operations.
1993 to 1996 member of the board
2003 to 2011 chairman of the ASSITEJ Austria
Actor / Producer
Participation as actor in Festivals in Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, France, Sweden, and with other projects in Europe, South Africa, Australia, Canada
Director of 8 theatre, dance theatre, music theatre productions for young audience, like "SURPRISE" Stella Award Austria 2007 (Best performance for children- invitation to festivals in Latin America, Europe, Asia and Australia), "AFRICAN STORIES" (Award in Tiba Festival 2009), "SECRET WORLDS"
Producer with the DSCHUNGEL WIEN and "Nestroy Award 2008 for "KOMA", STELLA 2008 and other productions Stella 2008 and 2009