Bastian Reiber

Bastian Reiber

Born in Mönchengladbach in 1985. Has been a member of the Schaubühne ensemble since the 2017/18 season. He studied acting at the University of Music and Theatre »Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy« in Leipzig and at the Neues Theater Halle, where he started the collaboration with Herbert Fritsch. From 2009 to 2012 member of the ensemble of the Theater Magdeburg, where he played Hamlet in »Hamlet« by Shakespeare (Direction: Regie: Jan Jochimsky, 2010) among others . Continuous collaboration with Herbert Fritsch, including »The Spanish Fly« by Franz Arnold and Ernst Bach (2011) and »Murmel Murmel« after Dieter Roth (2012) at the Volksbühne am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz. From 2013 to 2017 he was a member of the ensemble of the Deutsches Schauspielhaus Hamburg, where he worked with Karin Beier, Christoph Marthaler, Karin Henkel, Katie Mitchell and Ingrid Lausund among others. In 2017 he debuted as a director for the Deutsches Schauspielhaus Hamburg with »Passionsspiele«, in 2019 he directed »Prometheus« at Schaubühne. He has acted in several film and television productions such as »Der Tatortreiniger« (Direction: Arne Feldhusen, 2016 and 2018), »Magical Mystery« (Direction: Arne Feldhusen, 2016), »Wuff« (Direction: Detlev Buck, 2018), »Tödliches Comeback« (Direction: Hermine Huntgeburth, 2018) and »Wie gut ist deine Beziehung« (Direction: Ralf Westhoff, 2019). In 2012 he received the award for Young Actor of the Year by the jury of critics of the magazine Theater heute. In 2015 he received the Boy-Gobert-Award by the Körber-Stiftung for Young Actors.


Zeppelin freely after texts by Ödön von Horváth, Direction: Herbert Fritsch (2017)
NULL by Herbert Fritsch, Direction: Herbert Fritsch (2018)
Champignol inspite of himself by Georges Feydeau, Direction: Herbert Fritsch (2018)
Prometheus A project by Bastian Reiber, Direction: Bastian Reiber (2019)
Amphitryon by Molière, Direction: Herbert Fritsch (2019)
Vernon Subutex 1 by Verginie Despentes, Direction: Thomas Ostermeier (2021)
Der Krieg mit den Molchen after Karel Čapek, Direction: Clara Weyde (2022)


In this season

Vernon Subutex 1

by Virginie Despentes
Director: Thomas Ostermeier
Stage A

Der Krieg mit den Molchen (War with the Newts)

after Karel Čapek
In an adaptation by Soeren Voima
Director: Clara Weyde