ABOUT

WANJA NEITE (*1995) is an intermedial artist, role play game designer and shape shifter. they partake in several art collectives and collaboratives such as DENIALOFSERVICE.FAIL & SV SZLACHTA.

since WANJA was ten years old they played in big stage productions, e.g. DOGVILLE at STADTTHEATER HILDESHEIM. when they were 15 they had their first exhibition, WRITING THE CITY at CASTELLO VISCONTEO in pavia (ita). a year later WANJA founded the art collective SIEBENSPRUNG, since then their work was mainly focused on experimental, participative and immersive performance- and live role-play forms.

CURRICULUM VITAE (SELECTION)

year / title, topic / medium / work, function / group, institution, place

theatre / performance / installation / game design:

2022 / PLANETARISCHE VERSICHERUNG / immersive performance installation / work: concept, dramaturgy, scenography / kotka gudmon @kampnagel

2022 / AYRTH / larp & installation / work: game design, dramaturgy, performance / marie s. zwinzscher @ver.ortung e.v.

2022 / DAS FUNDAMENT / larp / work: performance / denialofservice.fail @performing arts festival berlin

2022 / CRYSTAL HEAVEN LOUNGE / larp / work: performance / denialofservice.fail @performing arts festival berlin

2022 /DAS REVIER / performance / work: direction & performance / sv szlachta @kampnagel

2021 / SANCTUARY / larp / work: installation / epiphany company

2021-2022 / DEMETER / larp / work: co-organizer / sailing4adventure

2021 / EXVOTO / larp / work: co-game design / mother & ver.ortung

2021 / HEALING / larp installation / work: game design, community design & performance / denialofservice.fail

2021 / VYRE21 / performance installation / collective work / sv szlachta @lichthof theater

2020 / TÖTET CHRISTOPHER RAMM / performance exhibition / performance / quartel1205

2020 / VYRE20 / performance installation / production, concept, scenography, performance / sv szlachta @lichthof theater hamburg

2019 / CRYSTAL HEAVEN LOUNGE / performance-installation / performance & scenogrpahy / role: shawn.dark / denialofservice.fail, @48h neukölln festival

2019 / SICKERMOOR / live role play-installation / production, game design, performance / siebensprung  

2019 / ROMEO & JULIA / dance performance / performance / role: tybalt / direction: alina berger @hochschule hannover

2018 / CLEANSED (sarah kane) / installation / performance / direction: daniel georgens.

2018 / VYRE / virtual reality installation / concept, scenogrpahy, performance / sv szlachta, @kurt-schwitters-symposium

2017-2018 / DAS HALBE LEID / performance installation / performance & costume assistance / role: till / direction: signa @deutsches schauspielhaus hamburg

2017 / LANDHAUS BEI NEW YORK / performance installation / direction, scenography / siebensprung @kunsthalle hainholz, hannover

2016 / LUSTVOLL NAH / tableau vivant / scenography, costume / herzog-anton-ulrich-museum, braunschweig

2016 / CRAVE (sarah kane) / installation / performance / role: m / direction: marie harneit @hochschule hannover

2014 / WIRF DEN ERSTEN STEIN / live role-play game / production, game design / siebensprung

2013 / AUGE UM AUGE / live role-play game / production, game design / siebensprung

2013 / FINSTER, FINSTER  / live role-play game / production, game design / siebensprung

2012 / WENN SIE NICHT GESTORBEN SIND / live role-play game / production, game desin / siebensprung

2011 / UND DER BÖSE WOLF / live role-play game / production, game desin / siebensprung

2008 / DOGVILLE / theatre / acting / role: benni / direction: ludmilla heilig @theater für niedersachsen

2007 / WIE ES EUCH GEFÄLLT / theatre / acting / direction: marc prätsch @stadttheater hildesheim

2005 / HÄNSEL (humperdinck) / opera / acting / direction: reto nickler @stadttheater hildesheim

film & photo:

2022 / MENDING / short film / work: acting / manu tröndle @moodmacher

2021 / SEX IN DEUTSCHLAND / short film / work: script & direction / vetter&neite

2021 / WITHOUT A SOUND / music video / work: production, music, performance / hound & 7v-studio

2021 / HEAD UNDER WATER / music video / work: production, music / hound & 7v-studio

2020 / SICKERMOOR / short film / work: direction & performance / siebensprung

2020 / THOUGHTS & PRAYERS / music video / work: production & music / hound

2018 / VYRE / virtual reality film / concept, scenography, acting / sc szlachta

2018 / JIM VANCE & THE PERILOUS REALM / music video / co-direction, scenography / hound & von anfang anders film prod.

2015 / THE END OF THE STORY / short film / acting / role: fathis  / direction: birk jecht

2010 / WRITING THE CITY / group exhibition / photo / kaleco-festival pavia

music:

2023 / NO DRUMS, JUST WIRES / album / voice / ran & die new bedwyn motor co.

2021 /  ACID FACTORY SESSIONS / live music performance / production, songwriting, voice / hound & institut für wohlklangforschung

2021 / I KNOW MY ENEMIES / rock album / production, songwriting, voice / hound @metalville records

2018 / SETTLE YOUR SCORS / rock album / songwriting, voice, production / hound & metalville records

2017 / AWFUL FELLOW / rock album / songwriting, voice, production / hound

2014 / UPPEN / rock album / songwriting, voice / hound

2008 / MEGGIE / rock album / drums / yukon territory

2007 / WELCOME TO YUKON / rock album / drums, voice / yukon territory

production / curation / talks / workshops:

2022 / IMMERSIVE LANDSCAPES / talk / tagung landschaf(ft) university koblenz

2021 / DIGITAL COMMUNITIES / workshop / denialofservice.fail

2020 / KEINECON ONLINE II  / role play festival / work: curation / siebensprung

2020 / LUFTSCHLOSS BARCAMP / role play symposium & workshop / work: curation & production / siebensprung

2020 / EMBODYMENT & REPRESENTATION IN LARP / workshop / siebensprung

2020 / LARP: A FAMILY REUNION / workshop @larp.com / gesellschaft für live-rollenspiel e.v.

2020 / KEINECON ONLINE I / role play festival / work: curation & production / siebensprung

2020 / FRED2020 / larp award / curation, jury / deutscher live-rollenspiel-verband

2020 / FREIER THEATERPREIS HILDESHEIM 2020 / theater award / curation jury

2019 / FRIEDEN SPIELEN / larp workshop / siebensprung

2019 / FRED2019 / larp award / curation, jury / deutscher live-rollenspiel-verband

2019 / SPIELT, SONST SIND WIR VERLOREN / larp workshop / concept, direction / siebensprung @climate camp berlin

2019 / KEINECON19 / experimental larp festival / concept, production, curation / siebensprung

2019 / WAS DENN? / larp workshop / conept, direction / siebensprung @schöne.aussichten

2019 / FREIER THEATERPREIS HILDESHEIM 2019 / theater award / curation, jury

2018 / KEINECON18 / experimental larp festival / concept, production, curation / siebensprung

2018 / BUILDING WORLDS / larp workshop / concept, direction / siebensprung @kurt.schwitters.symposium

2016 / KEINECON16 / experimental larp festival / concept, production, curation / siebensprung

2015 / KEINECON15 / experimental larp festival / concept, production, curation / siebensprung

2012 / KEINECON12 / experimental larp festival / concept, production, curation / siebensprung

writing / jury:

2019-2020 / fred (progressive development of live role play in germany) / concept, curation, jury / german live role-play association

2018-2019 / freier theaterpreis hildesheim / curation, lead-jury

2014 / stipend by proskenion foundation

since 2014 / freelancing culture journalist @hildesheimer allgemeine zeitung, zauberfeder publishing company, erebor magazine, brasilia magazine etc.

2007-2013 / writing forum a&f / founding member

artistic education:

2021 / bachelor of arts: scenography & costume design / hochschule hannover

2013 / musical-artistical high school exam / gymnasium andreanum hildesheim