Kaa Linder

Kaa Linder
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Kaa Linder

Former member of the Jury (2014-2019)

(b. 1970) works mainly as a culture and theatre editor for Swiss radio SRF 2. After studying German, she trained at the Zurich Theatre and Acting Academy, completing her degree in theatre education in 1997. From 1999 onwards she worked in this role at the Junges Theater Zürich and then became a freelance dramaturge and editor of the magazine TATR published by astej – the Swiss association for children’s and young people’s theatre. In 2001 she began working as a journalist. In addition to her ra-dio work she is one of the authors of the German online platform nachtkritik.de and has published in the working papers of the trade magazine Theater der Zeit, including an article in issue no. 16 entitled “Eigenart Schweiz” on German-language theatre in Switzerland since the 1990s.