© Laurent Ziegler
Rosa Braber (1989, NL) studied performance & acting at the 'Toneelacademie Maastricht' (Institute of Performing Arts) and graduated in 2012 as a Bachelor of Arts.
During and after her studies she wrote and created solo performances and participated in collaborative performances and plays. Those were shown at festivals and different theatres in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Austria.
In 2013 she published her first collection of poetry, called 'Toen we nog als meisjes dachten' ('When we were thinking like girls').
In the same year she moved to Vienna, Austria.
From 2015 until 2019 she was part of the off scene performance collective 'Das Bernhard Ensemble'.
As a freelancer she is working as a performance artist, writer and actress and she is teaching acting and performance at VETA, the acting academy of the Vienna English Theatre.
May and June 2019 she worked as writer in residence at the Jan van Eyck Academy, a post-academic institute for artistic talent development, in Maastricht. In 2019/2020 she won, together with dancer and sister Donna Braber, the Try-Out contest at Dschungel Wien and created 'Planet Sis', a coproduction with Dschungel. This performance is nominated for a Stella Award.
Currently she is working on 'In my house', a solo short film project and on a new performance for Dschungel Wien, called 'Auf dem Kopf gestellt'.
As 'De Poëziemaakster' she writes personal poems on request.