Thierry Luisier

Thierry Luisier
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Thierry Luisier

Former member of the Jury (2014-2019)

(b. 1963) has been general secretary of the Fédération Romande des Arts de la Scène, which brings together some 50 theatres and festivals, since October 2017. With a professional background as a technician and social educator, he has set up and developed numerous training and information projects as part of ARTOS (Association romande technique organisation spectacle) in French-speaking Switzerland. He spent ten years as general secretary of CORODIS (Commission romande de diffusion des spectacles) and worked for various directors and choreographers in French-speaking Switzerland. He was administrative director of the Théâtre du Passage and the Compagnie du Passage in Neuchâtel for four years, before becoming Director of the Théâtre Benno Besson in Yverdon-les-Bains.