Daniel Mezger, CH.

Born in 1978 in Brugg, lives in Zurich Acting training at the University for Music and Theatre in Bern. From 2001, several years engagement at Junges Theater in Göttingen. Since summer 2004 freelance author, musician and actor.

Current work on a novel

Studied at the Swiss Literature Institute in Biel/Bienne between 2006 and 2009. Radio plays, short prose works. Currently works on a novel.


Daniel Mezger: Videoportrait

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"Stadt der Zombies"

"Stadt der Zombies" premiered in 2006 at Vorstadttheater Basel. In 2007, In den Bergen was invited to the playwrights’ workshop of the Stückemarkt at the Berliner Theatertreffen. In the same year, nomination for New Dramatist of the Year by "Theater Heute" magazine.

In 2008, participation in "Dramenprozessor" and the Workshop Days of Burgtheater Vienna. He was invited to the Heidelberg Stückemarkt in 2009 with Findlinge.


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  • Scholarship by the Canton of Glarus 2009.


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