Wolf Heidecker Arts Management
When Winston Churchill was asked to cut arts funding in favour of the war effort, he simply replied, "then what are we fighting for?"
Wolf is a trained performing artist / theatre director, producer and Business Economist. He manages his independent Arts Management business WHAM (Wolf Heidecker Arts Management) since 2001, is manager with the not-for-profit organisation You Yi Zhi Qiao-Crossing The Bridge Inc, Treasurer with Wyndham Art Works (CAA-Wyndham Community Arts Alliance Inc) and is directing and producing with Larrikin Ensemble Theatre and a number of other independent production companies. He is also a Commonwealth Registered Marriage Celebrant and a Behavioural & Communications Analyst / Psychotherapist.
In 1997 Wolf came to Australia with more than 25 years of experience as artistic director, Admin and PR-officer, Tour Manager, and Chief Executive Officer/General Manager with several German opera and theatre companies, e.g. State Theatre Nuremberg, Wuerttemberg County Theatre Esslingen, Bosch-Theatre Stuttgart, State Theatre Stuttgart, Theatre Oberhausen and Osnabrueck Theatre Pty Ltd [CEO for ten years: Opera, Operetta, Musical, Music-Theatre Choir, Ballet, Drama Theatre, Theatre for Young People, Symphony Orchestra, Set-Workshops].
In Australia Wolf worked as Orchestra Manager in Brisbane, and Business Director for Australia's renowned Flying Fruit Fly Circus in Albury-Wodonga before moving to Werribee where he was manager of the “Wyndham Cultural Centre”.
"The average gives the world its existance, the extraordinary its value" (Oscar Wilde)