Stephan Pfister,

Assistent to head of Department for Drama/Direction - Thomas Bernhard Institute
Artistic Planner

  • Mirabellplatz 1
  • 5020 Salzburg

Stephan Pfister completed an apprenticeship as a tourism clerk (secondary school for tourism professions, Kleßheim Palace), followed by a change to the theater world as an assistant director (including Theater Scala, Landestheater Vorarlberg, Theater in der Josefstadt, Vereinigte Bühnen Wien) and director (including theater in der Josefstadt, Vorarlberg State Theater, Mödling City Theater, Vienna Arena). In 2013 he got certified to work as a cultural manager at WIFI Vienna, from 2014 he worked as a production manager at various houses (including the Mozarteum University Salzburg - Thomas Bernhard Institute, Festival steirischer Herbst, Salzburg Festival, State Theater Lower Austria). Stephan Pfister has been working at the Thomas Bernhard Institute since 2016 - as assistant to the department head at Amélie Niermeyer and as a dispatcher. Since 2017 he has also been teaching cultural management at the Thomas Bernhard Institute.