Former Associate Artistic Director
Wolfgang Oberender studied German literature and history in Stuttgart, and opera direction in Hamburg. He was engaged as a dramatic adviser at the music theatre in Gelsenkirchen, in Essen, worked in Basel with Heinz Spoerli and in Regensburg. Since 1992 he has been press officer and head of production at the Bavarian State Ballet. Ivan Liška promoted him - with Bettina Wagner-Bergelt - to Assistant Director in 2001. A position he fullfilled until his retirement in April 2016.