Experienced strategic thinker and communicator, combining a passion for performance with creativity, curiosity and excellent research skills.
Helga has been working in the arts and heritage sectors since 1995, initially in Germany and, from 2005, in the UK. After an MA degree in Prehistoric Archaeology, she later obtained a degree in Arts Marketing and Management. She has mainly worked in marketing and communications in the performing arts, also covering aspects of dramaturgy, but also has extensive experience in project planning and management within and outside an academic environment.
Helga has held positions with Kiel University and Cambridge University, Ballet Kiel (a large-scale resident contemporary ballet company), the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds and dance houses tanzhaus nrw (Düsseldorf) and Pavilion Dance South West (Bournemouth).