Born in Berlin, studied in the Department of Philosophy at the Humboldt University of Berlin.
For many years secretary of the Akademie der Künste in Berlin.
Since 1970 annual production of the series "Pantomime - Musik - Tanz - Theater"; since 1972 active as an art teacher.
1988 artistic direction of Werkstatt Berlin 1988 GmbH, responsible among other things for the overall programme and the Tanzwerkstatt Berlin.
Early 1989 appointment as manager and general director of the Hebbel Theater, Berlin (productions, guest performances, theatre, dance, music theatre).
Realisation of projects such as the series "Tanz im August".