The Black RiderPhoto: Thomas Aurin
The Black Rider, Photo: Thomas Aurin 
 

Urs Jucker

A member of the Schaubühne ensemble from 2008 to 2014, a guest performer since 2014. He grew up in Schaffhausen (Switzerland) and studied acting at the Bern University of the Arts. He first became a member of the ensemble at the Theater Neumarkt in Zurich and later at Theater Basel. He has worked with Crescentia Dünsser, Simone Blattner, Barbara Frey, Sebastian Nübling and Lars-Ole Walburg, among others. He has worked as a freelance actor with the Theatergruppe 400asa and at Theater Luzern and Theater Freiburg. His numerous appearances in films and on television include roles in »Vitus« (2006, directed by Fredi Murer), »Dora or The Sexual Neuroses of Our Parents« (2015, directed by Stina Werenfels) and »Wuff« (2018, directed by Detlev Buck). He won the Best Actor award at the 2009 Festival International du Court Métrage in Lille.

Hamlet by William Shakespeare, Director: Thomas Ostermeier (2008)
Die Tauben by David Gieselmann, Director: Marius von Mayenburg (2009)
Iphigenie auf Tauris by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe,  Director: Jossi Wieler (2009)
Entgrenzung, a project by  Frank Oberhäußer, Realisation: Frank Oberhäußer (2010)
Der gute Mensch von Sezuan by Bertolt Brecht, Director: Friederike Heller (2010)
Aufzeichnungen aus dem Kellerloch by Fjodor Dostojewskij, in a version by Egill Heiðar Anton Pálsson and Friederike Heller, Director: Egill Heiðar Anton Pálsson (2010)
Regen in Neukölln by Paul Brodowsky, Director: Friederike Heller (World Premiere, 2011)
Die Macht der Finsternis by Leo Tolstoi, Director: Michael Thalheimer (2011)
Edward II by Christopher Marlowe, Director: Ivo van Hove, (2011)
Märtyrer by Marius von Mayenburg, Director: Marius von Mayenburg (2012)
Die Tiefe by Jón Atli Jónasson, Director: Egill Heiðar Anton Pálsson (2012)
Sommergäste by Maxim Gorki, Director: Alvis Hermanis (2012)
Notizen aus der Küche by Rodrigo García, Realisation: Patrick Wengenroth (2013)
Tartuffe by Molière, Director: Michael Thalheimer (2013)
2666 by Roberto Bolaño, Director: Àlex Rigola (2014)
Wallenstein by Friedrich Schiller, Director: Michael Thalheimer, 2016
Italienische Nacht by Ödön von Horvath, Director: Thomas Ostermeier (2018)