Hannes Ruschbaschan

(SunBengSitting, Sons of Sissy): Light design

Hannes Ruschbaschan, responsible for light design, and technical direction, was born in 1987 in Wismar. In 2008 he finished his training as a specialist for event engineering, and in the year 2015 a master in the field of event engineering specialised for light design in Hamburg. For a few years after that he operated the lighting in various different institutions, such as the “Theater in der Josefstadt”, or the opera-house in Zurich, but in the mean time he has also become active in the off-scene. The first time he was technical director was for the “Höhenrausch Festival” in Rostock in 2009. He met Simon Mayer while working as the technical director at the “Freischwimmer Festival” in 2014/15. Ever since then he has been working as technical director, as well as tour engineer for the association “Kopfhoch”. Other projects worth mentioning include the theatre summer in Worpswede with the Cosmos-Factory in 2009 and 2010, as well as the light design for the “I dance company” in 2010 and 2011.