Biography

School Education

1994–1998Elementary school in Graz / St . Veit
1998–2000High school with a particular emphasis on music in Graz
2000–2006B(R)G (Secondary school) Carneri Graz, Higher School Certificate

 

Musical Education

1992Early musical education
1993–2006Violin lessons (Johann-Joseph-Fux – Conservatory, Graz)
2006–2010Vocal training in the course of studies (voice type: high baritone)

 

University

2006Began studies of Music Theater Stage Directing at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna
2008Scholarship holder of the Richard Wagner Foundation, Bayreuth
2009Scholarship for young successful artists of the Federal Ministry of Science and Art for Music and the Performing Arts
2009Merit scholarship of the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna
2010Graduation with honors (graduation production: “The Medium” by Gian Carlo Menotti)

 

Internships

08/24/04–10/01/04Assistant director at “Fidelio” by Ludwig van Beethoven at the Graz Opera House (Director: Vera Nemirova)
08/27/05–10/02/05Assistant director at “Hoffmanns Erzaehlungen” by Jacques Offenbach at the Graz Opera House (Director: Tatjana Guerbaca)
Summer 2001Workshop Compagnie Houdart-Heuclin – “Padox” at La Strada in Graz
August 2003, 2004, 2007 & 2009Puppetry workshop with Neville Tranter at La Strada in Graz