Peter Wagner

© Christian Ringbauer

Wagner Peter

General Information

Year of Birth:  1956
Date of Birth:  7. June 1956
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The musician, author, and director Peter Wagner is not afraid of taking on large and sprawling projects. Many of his projects have been translated into other languages.

Education

PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation

highschool Oberschützen

dramatics and German philology

Activities

PeriodActivityOrganisationLocation

started to compose although he never had received any special education in regard to composing

enfant terrible of the Burgenland art-scene

writing and staging of theater-pieces and own film-productions: almost 30 theater-pieces, twelve radio-plays, six books, 3 LPs and five CDs

1989

co-founder of the event-venue OHO (Offenes Haus Oberwart) and up until now close cooperation

Awards

PeriodAwardCompositionAwarding Organisation
1987

Austian state-scholarship of literature

1987

Theodor-Kery-Award

2003

special bonus awarded by the State-Secretary of Art for an outstanding book-publication (theater-piece "Requiem")

2006

Theodor-Kery-Award for performing arts

2007

Burgenland State Government Prize

quarter-award

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