Amy Stebbins is an American writer and director, living and working in Germany. Her theater lies at the intersection of performance, opera and new media. She has received commissions from institutions such as the Bavarian State Opera, the Deutsche Oper Berlin, and the Augsburg State Theater. Among her collaborators are Hauke Berheide, Michael Einziger, Oksana Lyniv, Belén Montoliú, Sir Henry, and Richard Whaling. Her artistic training took place at the Berlin Volksbühne where she interned/assisted artists like René Pollesch, Sebastian Baumgarten, and Chris Kondek. Residencies and fellowships include: the Academy for Theater and Digitality, the German Chancellor Fellowship (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation), the Akademie Musiktheater heute, and the Fulbright Assocation.
- Das Orchester
"AN ENCOURAGEMENT TO THE BAVARIAN STATE OPERA, WHICH PATH TO FOLLOW IN THE PRESENT DAY."
"Berheide and Stebbins
nearly create a model for contemporary opera."
- Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung
"ÜBER-FUNNY, RAZOR-SHARP PUNCHLINES."
"Amazing and extreme - a wild experience."
"A grandiose ... exciting, intense, and informative evening."
"A revolutionary evening of music-theater."