• Werthschulte, Marie

    Werthschulte, Marie (DE). Artistic Co-Director, -Curator, -Organization of the festival DANCE IN RESPONSE since 2016. She works in the fields of Choreography, Video Art, Ritual. Member of the performance collective kompanie, Hamburg. Studied Media and Cultural Studies (B.A.) at HHU Düsseldorf and UBC Vancouver and Performance Studies (M.A.) at University Hamburg.

  • Wessendorf, Markus

    Wessendorf, Markus (USA). Professor of Theatre at the University of Hawai’I, Manoa and an international director.

  • White, Maria

    White, Maria (AUS). PhD Candidate in Theatre and Performance Studies. University of New South Wales; selected performances: Never Trust A Creative City, Festival Fatale (2016); Several Selves, Wassaic Festival (2016); Wish You Were Here, Underbelly Arts Festival (2015)


  • Whybrow, Nicolas

    Whybrow, Nicolas (UK). Head of the School of Theatre, Performance and Cultural Policy Studies, University of Warwick/ England, Principal Investigator in a 3-year AHRC-funded research project entitled Sensing the City. Publications: Art and the City; Performing Cities (Editor, with chapter contributions from an international line-up of artists and scholars). n.whybrow@warwick.ac.uk

  • Wibbeler, David

    Wibbeler, David (DE). Graduated with a degree in media engineering before joining Frappant e.V. in 2012. Working as a freelancer at that time he joined the collective. Organizing events at Frappant’s club Kachelraum. He finally took the step/responsibility to becoming a board member in 2014, accompanyingthe foundation of the cooperative fux e.G. which allowed the former tenants to buy the Viktoria-Kaserne in 2015. After several month of reconstruction Frappant reopened its event-and galleryspace in March 2017.

  • Wihstutz, Benjamin

    Wihstutz, Benjamin (DE). Junior Professor of Theatre Studies. Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz/ Germany. His research focuses on politics and aesthetics, German theatre around 1800, and performance and disability


  • Wilmer, Stephen

    Wilmer, Stephen (IRL). Professor Emeritus of Drama at Trinity College Dublin/Ireland. Publications: Theatre and Statelessness in Europe (with Azadeh Sharifi); Critical Stages (2016); Resisting Biopolitics: Philosophical, Political and Performative Strategies (2016) (with Audronė Žukauskaitė); Deleuze and Beckett (2015). swilmer@tcd.ie

  • Witte, Maren

    Witte, Maren (DE). Freelance Dance Dramaturge. Professor for Performing Arts in Society at HKS University of Applied Sciences and Arts Ottersberg. Ottersberg/Germany. Publication: Anders wahrnehmen als man sieht.


  • Wong, Ahkok Chun-Kwok

    Wong, Ahkok Chun-Kwok (UK/HKG). Musician, Author, Lecturer, active in social movements. Published in local newspapers, magazines and digital media, such as articles on music, band ecology, communities in industrial areas and related government policies. PhD student at Department of Music in Goldsmiths, University of London.

  • Worre Hallberg, Gry

    Worre Hallberg, Gry (DK). Artist. Artistic Director. Associate at Performance Design, Department of Communication, Business and Information Technologies at Roskilde University, Roskilde/ Denmark. Co-created experiments: Dome of Visions, Sisters Academy and In100Y. Recent project: The Sensuous Society: Beyond economic rationality – Suggesting a sensuous mode of being in the world. Ongoing project: Sisters Academy.