CV                                                 Sabine Lindner
5 Shakespeare Rd
Shirley, Solihull
B90 4RL
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Personal Information

Nationality: German
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single

Professional Experience

Future project August 2015 –      Project management, outdoor theatre production
September 2015                        “Spuk unterm Riesenrad” Spreepark Berlin

March 2015 - July 2015               Studies for Event Management at media college, full time,
Event conception, economics, production management and fundraising/ sponsoring for art/culture

September 2013 -                      Project coordinator
November 2014                         Placements Praktikum (UK) Ltd – European mobility agency
(still freelance support)              Coordinating participant activities and support, business development, project

Theatre production                     “39 Steps” by J. Buchan & A. Hitchcock, Theater Plauen Zwickau, Germany
Premiere: 11 December 2013, set and costume design

May 2013 - August 2013             Providing an architectural model of the proposed extension of the Buzz/ Stratford-upon-Avon for fundraising purposes

October 2012 – April 2013                      Work Placement in Birmingham/ GB
Participant of Leonardo da Vinci programme, EU programme for language development      

August 2004 - August 2012         Head of Design/Production Manager
                                               Theater Vorpommern, Stralsund/ Greifswald, Baltic Sea
supervision and development of workshops and technical staff                                                      responsible for costs and budget control
supervision of all craft processes
responsible for the overall set designs, set production and props
model making, producing precise and detailed scale models
design of several productions including Aida, As you Like It, Turandot, Fidelio
supervision of production transfer to theatres in the Czech Republic
Using strong communication and negotiation skills

August 1997- July 2005               Set and costume designer, freelance
Full production design (set and costume design) at diverse theatres including               all scale models and detailed drawings

May 1993 - July 1993                 Props master
                                               Luisenburg Festspiele, Wunsiedel
Purchasing, acquiring and/or manufacturing props

February 1991 – April 1993         Joiner and props master
Studiobuehne Bayreuth
On-set building of scenery, purchasing, acquiring and/or manufacturing props

February 1990 – January 1991     Joiner
Moebel Hertel, Bayreuth, apprenticing company
Manufacture of furniture at joiners workshop


Education and training

September 1995 -                      University of Bayreuth and Erlangen
September 1997                         Dramatic skills, history of art and theatre
Studies of drama and history of art
August 1993 - July 1997              Student and assistant under Domi Hahn, set                                                                          and costume designer
                                               Several different theatres across Germany and Austria
Painting skills, technical drawing, model making, knowledge                                                                     and history in costume design, all fields of theatre design
November 1987 - January 1990   Apprenticeship as a joiner
                                               Moebel Hertel, Bayreuth, apprenticing company
Gained knowledge and skills as a professional joiner
Built and repaired furniture, built-in cupboards and wardrobes
July 1987 – January 1991                       Volunteer at the theatre Studiobuehne Bayreuth
On-set Building on scenery, stage design, prob making

Social skills and competences 

  • Team work: Used to working in and with different teams
  • Reliability
  • Sense of responsibility
  • Ability to remain calm in difficult situations
  • Sense of humour
  • Good negotiating skills

Organisational skills and competences

  • Production of working drawings and ground plans in AutoCAD, 2D
  • Work with designers, technical staff and lighting
  • Practical knowledge of production terms, scenery, materials, paint and finishing processes
  • Ability to work under pressure, remaining reliable and well-organized
  • Work in and with a team and using my own initiative



  • Competent with most Microsoft programs
  • AutoCAD 2D
  • Full, clean drivers licence class B


  • German, native language
  • English, proficient

Certificate SEW 4 Spoken English for Work, Level 2 in ESOL, C1 of the CEFR, with merit
Trinity College London


  • Reading
  • Cooking and baking
  • Walking

Additional information

More information and photos of productions:


Yvonne Rush, Director
Placements Praktikum (UK) Ltd
8c Wishaw Close, Shirley, Solihull, B90 1BX
Mob: +44 (0) 7843 060 029        Email: Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist gegen Spambots geschützt! JavaScript muss aktiviert werden, damit sie angezeigt werden kann.
Director of an organisation which coordinates European Erasmus+ mobility programmes