Julian Hetzel a.k.a Le Schnigg,
currently based in Amsterdam – performance maker, visual artist and musician.
He develops works along the trinity of theatre, music and media that often have a political dimension and a documentary approach. He studied at Bauhaus University Weimar with a focus on audio-visual communication. He is founding member of the Leipzig based electro-pop band “Pentatones”. In 2013 he graduated from the master program at DasArts; an artistic research laboratory for new forms of theatre and performing arts in Amsterdam. Throughout the past years his projects have been produced and presented by various institutions and festivals (Deutsches National Theater Weimar, Frascati Amsterdam, Spielart-Festival Munich, Festival a/d Werf Utrecht, Espacios Revelados Buenos Aires, Theater der Welt Mannheim). Julian is artist in residence of SPRING-Festival Utrecht.