PAF Team & Contact

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Postal adress

LAFT Berlin im Ballhaus Ost
- Performing Arts Festival Berlin -
Pappelallee 15
10437 Berlin

Phone: +49 (0)30 30 34 66 28
Fax: +49 (0)30 33 84 54 53

info [at]



Sarah Israel
Festival Director (Dramaturgy) & Introducing...
sarah.israel [at]

Tessa Hartig
Festival Director (Organisation)
tessa.hartig [at]

Mateusz Szymanówka
Associate Festival Director (Dramaturgy) & Introducing...
mateusz.szymanowka [at]

Nora Wagner
Associate Festival Director (Organisation)
nora.wagner [at]

Anna Wille
Production Management
anna.wille [at]

Leoni Grützmacher
Associate Production Management
leoni.gruetzmacher [at]

Phone (Program):  +49 (0)30 49 96 90 75

Konstanze Grotkopp
konstanze.grotkopp [at]

Florian Becht & Anke Ulbrich (plan + stage)
Technical Direction
technik [at]

International Cooperation & "PAF Show & Tell"

Thomas Fabian Eder
thomas.eder [at]
Phone: +49 (0)30 / 49 96 90 75


Anika Andreßen
PR & Marketing
anika.andressen [at]

Luisa Kaiser
luisa.kaiser [at]

Laura Cabiscol
Social Media
laura.cabiscol [at]

Daniel Brunet

Phone (Communications): +49 (0)30 / 98 39 90 51

Project Management

Johanna Werheid
johanna.werheid [at]

Elmar Conzen
elmar.conzen [at]


Melanie Klimmer
melanie.klimmer [at]

LAFT Berlin

Janina Benduski 
Program Director

Hannah Pelny
Coordinator Projet Management
hannah.pelny [at]

Björn Frers
Coordinator Communication
bjoern.frers [at]

Claudia Marks
Office Management

Florian Bücking, Dagmar Domrös
Associate Board Members