Uwe Kraus

Actor
Photo: De-Da Productions
Uwe Kraus was born in 1960 in Plauen (Vogtland) and studied acting at Babelsberg's "Konrad Wolf" Academy of Film and Television. Following first engagements in Altenburg and Lutherstadt Eisleben, he moved to the Landestheater Schwaben in Memmingen in 1992, received the Young Talent prize at the Bayerische Theatertage one year later, after which he performed at Theater Ulm. He was engaged at Theater Osnabrück from 1997 to 2005, where his roles included Tellheim in "Minna von Barnhelm", "Hamlet", "Woyzeck" and Alceste in "Ein Menschenfeind". Here, he also directed numerous productions. Uwe Kraus became a permanent member of Staatstheater Wiesbaden's drama ensemble, where his roles have since included the Earl of Leicester in "Mary Stuart", Mephisto in "Faust 1 and 2" and Peachum in "The Threepenny Opera". He appeared as narrator in Angela Denoke's song recital ("Wir Städtebewohner / Wenn ich mir was wünschen dürfte") at the Salzburg Festival in 2015 and at the Vienna State Opera in 2016. Television appearances include Robert Schumann in "Worte sind Töne" and in "Johannes Brahms – Einsam aber frei!" (director: Jürgen Czwienk).

Productions

Director in »Die furiosen Drei«
Reading in »Christmas Chamber Concert«
Earl of Gloucester in »König Lear«
Alexander Bakunin, Nikolai Polevoy in »Die Küste Utopias: Aufbruch«
»Casino«
Walter in »Der zerbrochne Krug«
Patriarch in »Nathan der Weise«
Jonathan Brewster in »Arsen und Spitzenhäubchen«
Herod in »Jesus Christ Superstar«

Dates

Part 1
The Coast of Utopia: Voyage
Premiere | German-language PremiereKleines Haus19:30
RevivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:45
Part 1
The Coast of Utopia: Voyage
Kleines Haus19:30
RevivalKleines Haus19:30 - 21:05
Part 1
The Coast of Utopia: Voyage
Kleines Haus19:30
PremiereGrosses Haus19:30
Grosses Haus19:30
This event is followed by a post-performance discussion in the Foyer
Grosses Haus19:30
Chamber ConcertGrosses Haus Foyer15:00
Chamber ConcertGrosses Haus Foyer14:00
Chamber ConcertGrosses Haus Foyer14:00
Grosses Haus19:30
Performance changed
Performance postponed to 20 February 2021.
Part 1
The Coast of Utopia: Voyage
Complete PerformanceKleines Haus11:00
The complete performance of »Die Küste Utopias« is bookable as a subscription at the Box Office from 24.04.2020. Individual performances will go on sale from 1.10.2020, subject to availability.
Premiere | Youth DramaStudio15:00
Part 1
The Coast of Utopia: Voyage
Complete PerformanceKleines Haus19:30
The complete performance of »Die Küste Utopias« is bookable as a subscription at the Box Office from 24.04.2020. Individual performances will go on sale from 1.10.2020, subject to availability.