Manfred Beilharz, director, was born in Gemrany. Since 2002 he is the Intendant of the Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden. He founded the Studiobühne with Peter Stein, Otto Sander and others at the University of Munich. He was artistic director of the opera houses and theatre companies in Tübingen, Freiburg, Kassel and Bonn and has founded several festivals of contemporary theatre in Germany. His numerous opera productions include Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (Shostakovich), Fidelio (Beethoven), Falstaff (Verdi), Salome (R. Strauss) and many others. His theatre credits include A Midsummer Night's Dream, Othello (Shakespeare), Spring Awakening (Wedekind), The Broken Jug (Kleist) and many other plays.
At the Israeli Opera he directed:
Wozzeck (Berg) - 2012