Roman Senkl


Roman Senkl is director, author and graduate of the course of studies “Scenic Writing” at Universität der Künste Berlin and Hochschule für Schauspielkunst „Ernst Busch“, Berlin. From 2018-2020 he worked as a dramaturg at Schauspiel Dortmund. Before that he was, among other things, author at Theater Koblenz. In addition to his studies at HfS Berlin, he realized numerous theater projects as dramaturge, author and director in Germany, Austria and on the internet – among others with, minuseins, K.G.I.). His work focuses on digital technologies: Interactive Storytelling, VR, Mixed Reality and others. He is a guest lecturer at the Kunstuniversität Graz, was a guest lecturer at Princeton University and Cornell University. Roman Senkl has won over 20 international creative awards, including the Golden Lion / Cannes.

The goal of the project is the development and testing of interactive visualization systems for mixed reality in theater. By incorporating virtual reality, motion capturing and computer game mechanics, the two fellows want to expand theater in a multimedia way and create new possibilities of 3D representation of real bodies and interaction.