Born in Lower Saxony, socialized in Baden, lives in Bavaria (Munich).
Cultural practitioner, theater scholar.
Elsa Büsing studied theater studies and musicology, philosophy and theology in Munich. As a dramaturge and project manager, she creates, conceives and accompanies music-theatrical forms, performances in the context of digital technologies, artistic actions in public space and participative cultural formats. Among other things, she works with Mathis Nitschke, Angelika Fink and Axel Tangerding (Meta Theater Munich).
Another focus of her work is on strengthening international cooperation and networks. In 2018 Elsa Büsing was a member of the organizational team of the IETM Plenary Meeting in Munich and regularly oversees as dramaturge and production manager, among others. EU-funded international cooperation projects.
In her ongoing PhD project at LMU Munich with Prof. Dr. Jürgen Schläder she researches on dialogicity in theater. Special research focuses are theory and aesthetics of contemporary (music) theater, the relationship between space, location and performance, aesthetic perception as well as art and digitality.