Andrea Moses studied German philology, history, and theater in Leipzig and Berlin, and studied directing at the Ernst Busch Academy of Dramatic Arts in Berlin and the GITIS in Moscow. Since 2005 she has primarily worked in musical theater with engagements internationally. She was nominated for the German theater prize “Der Faust” in 2008 and 2010, for her interpretations of Strauss’s Elektra and Wagner’s Lohengrin. Moses was the head director for musical theater and acting at the Anhaltisches Theater Dessau from 2009 to 2011, before taking up the post of lead director at the Stuttgart State Opera. Since 2004 she has taught at the HfS Ernst Busch in Berlin, where she was appointed guest professor of stage directing in 2015. She also gives master classes in musical theater at the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler, amongst other places. Her Berlin production of Wagner’s The Mastersingers of Nuremberg, directed by Daniel Barenboim, can be experienced again at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden in April 2019.
As of January 2019