Eleonore Khuen-Belasi

Eleonore Khuen-Belasi is a playwright as well as a student of philosophy. She was nominated for the Hans Gratzer Scholarship at Schauspielhaus Wien in 2018. With her first play, „ruhig Blut“, she was invited to the 2019 Autorentheatertage at the Deutsches Theater Berlin. The premiere took place at the Deutsches Theater with a production by Schauspielhaus Graz. The play was published in the theatre anthology “Dramatische Rundschau 02″ by S. Fischer Verlag. Her second play „Himmel und Hirn“ was published in March 2021. She has received various work and residency grants from the Federal Ministry of Art/Culture Austria, the German Literature Fund, the Province of South Tyrol and the Literary Colloquium Berlin, among others. She is currently writing her third play and her master’s thesis. She lives and works in Vienna.