• Amy Nye


    Born 1979, New Zealand. An actress who made her first professional debut in 1995 with the Bats Theatre in Wellington.

  • Andrea Pani Laura


    Andrea Pani Laura comes from an artistic family from Lima, Latin America.

  • Anja Scollin

    Artistic Director, Co-Founder, Actress, Director

    Anja studied Social Work in Berlin and worked as both a social worker and theater pedagogue from 1983 until 1990. Parallel to working she studied acting and psychodrama.

  • Anna Caroline Arndt

    Motion Designer

    Anna Caroline Arndt is a director and motiondesigner from Berlin. She realized many projects in the field of commercials, animation-, documentary- and feature film.

  • Benjamin Bishop


    Benjamin Bishop is an Australian-born, stage and screen actor living in Berlin

  • Bridge Markland


    Bridge Markland, the Berlin dance-theatre-performance-artist, is a virtuoso of roleplay and quick-change.

  • Carolyn del Rosario


    Carolyn del Rosario is a well-known jazz pianist on the Berlin jazz scene. Originally from the Philippines, she has been living in Berlin for the last 30 years.

  • Charmaine Gorman


    Charmaine has been acting professionally in theatre, film, and television since her childhood.

  • Edvard Lammervo


    Edvard comes from Finland, where he also studied theater acting and performing arts.

  • Florent Martin

    Set Design

    Born in 1977 in Niort, France, Florent Martin studied stage design at the Berlin University of Arts.

  • Florian Korty


    Florian Korty ist Schauspieler und Sänger.

  • Heike Ulbrich


    Born in Berlin. Trained as a drama teacher at Udk-Berlin. Acting classes with Paul de Vries and Rainer Beck. Actress with Platypus since 1990, in the following productions:

  • Imke Sturm-Krohne

    Costume Designer

    A TASTE OF HONEY 2003 was Imke’s first production with Platypus Theater. Since then, she has enjoyed working together with the Platypus team and is responsible for costume and stage design.

  • Jeanette Hubert

    Musician and sound technician

    Jeanette has been working as a sound and lighting freelancer since 2002. She also works part time as a youth worker with a special focus on music.

  • Jörg Metzner


    Jörg Metzner has worked as a photographer for Platypus Theater since 1992.

  • Josep Maria Comas Jorda

    Lighting Design, Technician

    Josep trained as a lighting technician in the CTE Madrid, he graduated in 2009 and has been living in Berlin since 2012.

  • Joshua Spriggs

    Actor, Workshop Facilitator

    Originally from England Joshua is an Actor, Voice-Over Artist and Tutor.

  • Judith Shoemaker


    Judith was born in 1990 in Berlin to an American mother and British father, she is bilingual German-English.

  • Kerstin Junge

    Set Design

    Kerstin Junge studied Fine Arts at Muthesius Art Academy Kiel in the class of Hannes Brunner from 1997-2003. She was also an exchange student for six months in Norway at Bergen Art Academy.

  • Laura Wilkinson


    Laura Wilkinson trained at LAMDA and worked in theatre around the UK before moving to Berlin in 2004.

  • Leo Auri


    Leo Auri, multi-instrumentalist, composer. Lead singer and songwriter of Berlin-based indie band “Monster Mouse”.

  • Leopold Gessele


    Leopold joined the BEN AND THE SMUGGLERS Team in June.

  • Lindy Annis


    Lindy Annis studied acting and theater at New York University’s Experimental Theater Wing.

  • Liz Erber


    Liz Erber is a theater and dance artist, working regularly as an actor, performer, choreographer  and teacher.

  • Mala Ghedia


    Mala Ghedia is an Australian-born actor and filmmaker of Indian background.

  • Marcela Dias

    Assistant Director

    Marcela Dias is a Brazilian actress and singer with a postgraduate degree at Musical Theater by UniRio (Rio de Janeiro, 2010).

  • Olivia Dean


    Born in 1994 and originally from London, Olivia trained at Rose Bruford College of Theatre and Performance as well as The National Youth Theatre of Great Britain.

  • Ona Nurkkala


    Ona Nurkkala is a Finnish-Australian actress.

  • Peter Scollin

    Artistic Director, Co-Founder, Writer, Director

    Founding member of English Theater Platypus. Born in Adelaide, South Australia in 1953.

  • Sebastian Matthias Weissbach


    Sebastian was born in Berlin and raised bilingually by a German father and an English mother.