Beate Schüler is a curator, dramaturge and producer. Since 2014, she has managed the production company “Lucid Dream ug”.
Since 2011 she has been employed as a project developer and dramaturge for Ensemble Musikfabrik. She developed the “Harry Partch Project”, which began with the European premiere of “Delusion of the Fury” under the direction of Heiner Goebbels (Ruhrtriennale 2013) and which will be continued with, among other projects, the European premiere vehicle “Pitch 43_tuning the cosmos”. Together with the British animation artist and director Paul Barritt (Theaterkompagnie “1927”), she developed the music theatre piece “The Krazy Kat Projekt” for Ensemble Musikfabrik, with world premieres of compositions by David Lang and Oscar Bettison.
With the Norwegian trumpet player and producer Nils Petter Molvaer, she has realised various stagings of the sound and light installation “LUCID DREAM” in different forests Europe since 2014. From 2004 to 2014, she served as head dramaturge at Schumannfest Düsseldorf. In the framework of “festival bonn hoeren 2014”, she managed the open air production “stadtsinfonie bonn”. In 2014, she also developed the WhatsApp performance “What Tongues” together with the Lebanese artist and musician Raed Yassin for the Delfina Foundation in London. From 2011 until 2013 she was responsible for the sound art series “klangstadt bonn”.
In 2010, she organized “Von fremden Ländern und Menschen”, an international song project, together with the Goethe Institut Munich and 7 further Goethe Institutes (Seoul, Taipeh, Talliin, Oslo, London, Buenos Aires, Lissabon) affiliates around the world.
From 2008 to 2012 she was a member of the team for artistic direction of the “Muziek Biennale Niederrhein”. For the Teo Otto Theatre Remscheid, she co-ordinated the artistic planning for their jubilee season 2004/05. From 1995 to 2010 she curated numerous productions in the areas of modern dance, world music, jazz, noveau cirque and experimental music for the festival “altstadtherbst kulturfestival düsseldorf” and worked for several music theatre productions by composer and director Manos Tsangaris.
Beate is one of the founders of „Eine Schule für Bissau“, a school-project in Guinea Bissau, Africa. She is a passionate cook and does live-cooking on theatre stages and founded her own catering-company „c&b artistic food“.