MAX MERKER

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Max Merker was born in 1976 in Munich and now lives in Zurich. He studies philosophy at the FU Freie Universität Berlin, and Acting and Physical Theater at Folkwang-Hochschule Essen. From 2007 to 2010 he was an actor at Theater Oberhausen and at Theater Orchester Biel Solothurn. 2011 he started his free-lance career as an actor and director. He produced the play «Tristan – A Cocktail Called Love» and won the Jury’s Award at the «100 Grad Festival» in Berlin, the Public’s and Jury’s Award at the ARENA festival of young artists. In 2013 he did «Authentizitätsprothesen – Jetzt aber echt» with Malte Schlösser. In 2015 this was followed by «Lachen verboten! – Eine Hommage an Buster Keaton», which was performed at Theater Orchester Biel Solothurn, Fullspin-Festival Essen, Kleintheater Luzern, Kurtheater Baden and Staatstheater Saarbrücken. In 2016 he directed and performed «Before I Speak I Have Something to Say» at Fabriktheater Rote Fabrik in Zurich,  Kleintheater Luzern, Theaterdiscounter Berlin, and ThiK Baden. In 2015 and 2016 he was responsible for the productions «perfekt defekt» and «Du Da Da Ich» at Zirkus Chnopf. 


PRODUCTIONS

 MAX MERKER / CHRISTOPH RATH / MARTIN BIERI  WHAT I ALWAYS WANTED TO SAY, BUT YOU NEVER DARE TO!

MAX MERKER / CHRISTOPH RATH / MARTIN BIERI
WHAT I ALWAYS WANTED TO SAY, BUT YOU NEVER DARE TO!

 MAX MERKER / MATTHIAS SCHOCH  BEFORE I SPEAK, I HAVE SOMETHING TO SAY

MAX MERKER / MATTHIAS SCHOCH
BEFORE I SPEAK, I HAVE SOMETHING TO SAY

 MAX MERKER / AARON HITZ  LAUGHTER FORBIDDEN! A HOMMAGE TO BUSTER KEATON

MAX MERKER / AARON HITZ LAUGHTER FORBIDDEN! A HOMMAGE TO BUSTER KEATON


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