Philipp Basener, actor, Cologne
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  • Actor
Born 1988 in Düsseldorf (32 Years)

Basic data

LanguagesEnglish German
DialectsRheinisch (Native dialect)
Skills (dance)Historical Dance Standard
Immediate working areaCologne
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia
NationalityGerman

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About Philipp Basener

Philipp Basener born in Düsseldorf in 1988.
Early theatre experiences he had at the Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus and with off groups, devising theatrical short films, video art and performances, which were shown at several theatre and film festivals.

From 2012 to 2016 he studied acting at Otto Falckenberg School of Performing Arts in Munich. During his studies he performed in numerous productions at the Münchner Kammerspiele. Together with director Ersan Mondtag and KAPITÆL ZWEI KOLEKTIF he created several interdisciplinary performances which took place in clubs and in urban spaces.
From 2016 to 2018 Philipp Basener was a ensemble member of Theater Bonn. During this time he founded the interdisciplinary queer party CIN CIN together with two other performing artists and a DJ-artist. CIN CIN connects queer club cluture with different art forms such as performing arts, drag, visual arts and music to build a space of love and diversity, to break boundaries of gender and searching for a new forms of partying and performing. In 2019 CIN CIN took place in Berlin, acting as the opening event of BURNING ISSUES at Berliner Theatertreffen.

Since 2018 Philipp Basener has been working freelance. At the moment he appears as a guest in 4 productions at Staatstheater Kassel. This year marked his first opera production, playing the main role of Voltaire in Bernstein's CANDIDE.
Philipp Basener lives in Cologne.

Training

Year 
2012/9 to 2015/11Otto-Falckenberg Schule

Awards

YearAward
2018Thespis Preis - Die Heilige Johanna der Schlachthöfe - Theater Bonn
2015Ensemblepreis für Glow! Box BRD auf dem 26. Theatertreffen deutschsprachiger Schauspielstudierender

Projects as actor

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YearTitleGenreDirectorRole
2020
SOKO Stuttgart
TV Series, ZDF [de]Rainer MatsutaniTim Wagner [LE]
2019
Unsere wunderbaren Jahre
TV Movie (multi-part), Degeto [de], WDR [de]Elmar FischerMr. Schneider [BP]
2019
Das Wichtigste im Leben
TV Series, VOX [de]MultipleSanitäter [BP]
2015
Ray
Feature FilmAndrei KonchalovskyKnut [BP]
2011BlendungShort FilmAdal GiorgisHain [L]

Theatre engagements

YearProduction nameRoleDirectorTheatre
2020CANDIDEVoltaire / PanglossPhilipp RosendahlOPER Staatstheater Kassel
2019As You Like ItHerzog / PhoebePhilipp RosendahlStaatstheater Kassel
2019
Mutter Courage und ihre Kinder
Eilif, der älteste SohnLaura LinnenbaumStaatstheater Kassel
2019OPERETTE von Witold GombrowiczProfessorPhilipp RosendahlStaatstheater Kassel
2018Eure Ordnung ist auf Sand gebautRosa LuxemburgJ. Grothger / E. Tandler / F. WerthTheater Bonn
2018WUT von Elfriede JelinekElfriede Jelinek, Woody Allen u.a.Sascha HawemannTheater Bonn
2018Die Schmutzigen HändeSlick, Prinz, IwanMarco ŠtormanTheater Bonn
2017 - 2018UNTERLEUTEN nach dem Roman von Juli ZehFrederik Wachs / Krönchen / Herr Pilz / Elena u.a.Jan NeumannTheater Bonn
2017 - 2018Die Heilige Johanna der SchlachthöfeSliftLaura LinnenbaumTheater Bonn
2017Abraumhalde von Elfriede JelinekDiverseSimone BlattnerTheater Bonn
2017Der SturmFerdinandGavin QuinnTheater Bonn
2016 - 2018BuddenbrooksKesselmeyer, MortenSandra StrunzTheater Bonn
2016 - 2017Schöne Neue WeltJohn Savage (Übernahme)Gavin QuinnTheater Bonn
2016 - 2017DiplomatInnen des TodesModeratorPrinzip GonzoTheater Bonn
2016 - 2017Romeo und JuliaBenvolioLaura LinnenbaumTheater Bonn
2015 - 2016Das VorsprechenDiverseBoris NikitinMünchner Kammerspiele
2015Party #4 - NSUDiverseErsan MondtagMMA München
2015Eine MöweDr. DornStephanie van BatumMünchner Volkstheater
2015Glow! Box BRDWolfgangJorinde DröseMünchner Kammerspiele
2014Trunkener ProzessMarmeladowPia RichterMünchner Kammerspiele
2013 - 2014Schnapsbudenbestien - Der Fall einer FamilieChavalMatthias GüntherMünchner Kammerspiele
2013Zahlenoper #2Gudrun EnsslinErsan MondtagBOX Schauspiel Frankfurt
2013Du hast mir die Pfanne versaut, du Spiegelei des TChorRené PolleschLenbachhaus München
2011Spring AwakeningDiversePhilipp RosendahlNachrichtenmeisterei Kassel
2010 - 2011Pünktchen und AntonDiverseFranziska SteiofDüsseldorfer Schauspielhaus
2009 - 2010Shoot / Get Treasure / RepeatDiverseJan KlataDüsseldorfer Schauspielhaus

Speaker engagements

YearTitleProject typeActivityClient
2018
Audio Guide Blindenführung
Audio GuideSprecherStaatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst München
2018
Audio Guide Tutorials Daueraustellung
Audio GuideSprecherStaatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst München
2017
Audio Guide Daueraustellung
Audio GuideSprecherMuseum August Macke Haus Bonn

Other projects

YearProject typeTitleActivityCompany
2016 - Todaydramatic readingDer Fisch im HamsterradPerformerRegie: Simon Solberg, Theater Bonn
2015audio bookTod im WohnzimmerSprecherBR
2015audio bookKlebrig und rosaSprecherBR
2014 - 2015audio dramaLive-Hörspiel: Emil und die DetektiveSprecherMünchner Kammerspiele
2013dramatic readingBleiche Mutter, zarte SchwesterSprecherDeutsches Theatermuseum

Basic data

Height186 cm
Body typeaverage
Clothing size50
Ethnic appearanceWhite Central European
Hair colourdark blond
Hair lengthshort
Eye colourblue-green
NationalityGerman
LanguagesEnglish German
DialectsRheinisch (Native dialect)
Voice typeBaritone
Skills (dance)Historical Dance Standard
Experience abroadEastern Europe: Russia
Immediate working areaCologne
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia
Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Hamburg, Munich, Vienna