Theatremaker, Artist & Author
Born in 1965 in Offenburg, Germany, he attended Studio Theatre in Munich to study acting, directing and set design.
Since 1983, he has produced nearly 100 theatrical and artistic productions:
- 33 theatre productions including: “Danton Lives!”, inspired by Georg Büchner and performed at the Japanese Palace in Dresden.
- 19 artistic productions including: “Basic Colours” with Paul Heimbach for Lille, European Capital of Culture and “WÆNDE” in Dresden, memorializing the fall of the Berlin Wall.
- 14 stage-directions including: “I, Feuerbach” by Tankred Dorst which premiered at the 1990 Büchner Prize award ceremony, at the Gasteig Cultural Center in Munich.
- 31 stage sets including: “The Long Night of Thomas Bernhard” at the Thomas Bernhard Festival in Berlin.
Trauschke has performed in more than 4000 shows, including “Kafka’s Monkey” with Actors' Gang in Los Angeles. Currently living and working in Berlin, Trauschke created EXit productions to archive his past body of work and launch his future productions.
thoughts are titans,
elements the gods
A theatrical sculpture (240t concrete transform), Prager Straße Dresden, 1997
Dresden‘s most spectacular art project - Sächsische Zeitung
1998 - 2004 - Berlin, Potsdam, Dresden, Stuttgart, Lille, Imperia, Caputh
The Actors‘ Gang - Los Angeles 2010
HP Trauschke in a tour de force performance - LA WEEKLY
by Eugène Ionesco - Munich, Berlin
For those who love Ionesco, be assured in advance that this brilliant performance will do the
Master justice in every way. A great tragic joy is guaranteed. - Theaterkritiken.com
For the Büchner Award ceremony to Tankred Dorst, Gasteig Munich 1990
The theatre event of the year - Süddeutsche Zeitung
The long night of
Thomas Bernhard Festival Berlin, 1998
The highlight of the event series „Thomas Bernhard, a sharpening“ - ORF Zeit im Bild