News

Wolf E. Rahlfs is designated Artistic Director of the “Theater der Altmark" (TdA), Regional theatre of Saxony-Anhalt North, and will be taking the post with the theatre season 2018_19.

Therefore he will not be performing as originally planned in the production “The Lost Honour of Katharina Blum" (Heinrich Böll / Margarethe von Trotta) at Badische Landesbühne.

DATES Running & Upcoming productions                                          Currently no performance dates available. – Rahlfs is preparing his Artistic Direction at TdA (see news). – Dates for TV/film/radio right here when relevant.

About me

Born

1977

Playing Age

36 – 45

Nationality

German

Height

6’1

Clothes size

48/50 (European)

Build

Slim, sporty

Eyes

Blue

Hair

Long, dark blonde

Residence

Around Stuttgart & Berlin (Germany)

Bookable from…

London (UK); Berlin, Hamburg, Cologne, Munich, Stuttgart (Germany)

Languages

Englisch (RP / American), German (Native), Spanish (Basics)

Dialect

RP / American, Northern German (Native)

Instruments

Piano (very good), Drums (good), Guitar (good)

Voice

Register: Baritone
Preference: Pop / Rock

Stage Combat

Training with British Academy for Dramatic Combat

Sports

Alpine & Cross-country skiing, Rifle shooting, Swimming, Surfing

Yoga

Training Diploma

Driving Licence

German Class B
(Passenger Car)

Awards

2005

Best Actor
Summer Performing Arts Festival
Miryang (South Korea)

2002

Buzz Goodbody Award
Royal Shakespeare Company (UK)

Professional Experience

2003 – 2017

Working as an actor and voice-over artist in theatre, film / TV and radio

Contracts with several (repertoire) companies in Germany, Romania and the UK

Training

2014

Casting – national / international
(Course instructor: Uwe Bünker, BVC)
iSFF (Institute for the acting, film and TV professions, Berlin / Germany)

2009 / 11

Berlin University of the Arts
Workshops with Philippe Gaulier

2005

Berliner Festspiele – Theatertreffen
International Forum of young theatre artists
(Course instructor: Dr. Manfred Linke)

1998 – 2001

BA (Bachelor of Arts with Honours) – Performing Arts / Acting
Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA), Liverpool (UK)

Portraits

Stage Images

Showreel

“AboutMe Rahlfs" (2016), Introductory video (German), 2m03s
“Siblings" (2016), In-house production, 2m19s
“10 Years" (2016), In-house production, 2m17s
“Work" (2016), In-house production, 1m46s

You may view the demo material in German in the German language section of this website.

Voice

“Randolf"
Short story by John Lennon (German)

“Daheim" (“At home")
Radio drama by Milan Pesl & Claudia Weber (WDR / West German Broadcasting)

„Notes from Underground“ (Excerpt)
Solo piece by Eric Bogosian (German)

„Notes from Underground“ (Excerpt)
Solo piece by Eric Bogosian (English)

CV (Selected Credits)

FILM / TV / SHORT FILM

YEAR

TITLE

FORMAT

PART

DIRECTOR

PRODUCER

2016

EINSATZ IN KÖLN

TV Series

Michael Brummer

Patrick Hammerschmidt

SAT.1

2013

THE INTERVIEW

Short Film

B

Siegmund Skalar

Filmakademie
Baden-Württemberg

2012

THE STATE IS A LADY

Short Film

Surgeon

Anna Gates

HfG Karlsruhe

2008

THE PATH OF MONEY

Short Film

Dealer

Tilman Braun

Filmakademie
Baden-Württemberg

2007

THROUGH A CHILD’S EYES

Music Video

Guy

Dirk Weiler

brandX-films

2007

DISCONNECTED

Short Film

Felix

Johanna Bentz

Filmakademie
Baden-Württemberg

2001

THE 51st STATE

Hollywood

Detective

Ronny Yu

Alliance Atlantis Communication

YEAR

PART

PLAY (DRAMATIST)

DIRECTOR

THEATRE

2017

PETRUCHIO

The Taming of the Shrew (Shakespeare)

Arne Retzlaff

Badische Landesbühne

2015

CYRANO

Cyrano de Bergerac (Edmond Rostand)

Carsten Ramm

Badische Landesbühne

2014

HENDRIK HÖFGEN

Mephisto (Klaus Mann / Ariane Mnouchkine)

Carsten Ramm

Badische Landesbühne

2013

ALAN REILLE

The God of Carnage (Yasmina Reza)

Carsten Ramm

Badische Landesbühne

2011

DON CARLOS

Don Carlos (Schiller)

Alexander Hausvater

German State Theatre Timisoara (Romania)

2010

CLOWN

The 39 Steps (Barlow / Hitchcock)

Ulf Dietrich

Schauspielbühnen Stuttgart

2009

JASON

Medea (Euripides)

Ulrich Cyran

Badische Landesbühne

2009

WURM

Intrigue and Love (Schiller)

Prof. Dr. Wulf Konold

Ludwigsburger Schlossfestspiele

2007

WILLIE

Happy Days (Beckett)

Ulrich Cyran

Badische Landesbühne

2006

ARTURO UI

The resistible rise of Arturo Ui (Brecht)

Peter Seuwen

Badische Landesbühne

2005

MEPHISTO

Urfaust (Goethe)

Carsten Ramm

Badische Landesbühne

2004

MERCUTIO

Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare)

Carsten Ramm

Badische Landesbühne

2003

CLIFF BRADSHAW

Cabaret (Masteroff / Kander / Ebb)

Carsten Ramm

Badische Landesbühne

2002

WITCH / ROSSE

Macbeth (Shakespeare)

John Russell Brown

Bloomsbury Theatre London

2000

CRITIC

Liefhebber (Gerardjan Rijnders)

Jörn-U. Kortmann

Schauspiel Essen

RADIO / VOICE-OVER

YEAR

PART

TITLE / PROGRAMME (FORMAT)

DIRECTOR

PRODUCER

2015

OFFICER

Brändles Nichte (ARD-Radio-Tatort)

Mark Ginzler

SWR

2014

HELGE / JÖRG

Kick-Back (Hörspiel)

Mark Ginzler

SWR

2013

BERNIE

Zerohour (Radio drama)

Mark Ginzler

SWR

2011

GAME MASTER

Aktion Kuckuck (Radio Drama)

Claudia Weber

Deutschlandradio

2010

HEIN

Gold im Schneider (Radio drama)

Claudia Weber

SWR

2009

THE FRIEND

Meyer’s Plan (Radio drama)

Claudia Weber

ARD-Hörspieltage

2009

EL CHOLI

Zimmer im Haus des Krieges (Radio drama)

Günter Maurer

SWR

2008

HAPE KERKELING

Einzig die Richtung hat einen Sinn (Feature)

Ute Welteroth

WDR

2007

CUBAN / PILOT

Hasta la victoria siempre (Feature)

Susanne Krings

WDR

2007

SOLDIER

The red baron (Voice-over)

Nikolai Müllerschön

PPA, Munich

2007

MR. HARADA

Whisper of the Heart (Voice-over)

Ines Günther

FFS, Munich

2006

CLEMENS BRUNNER

At home (Radio drama)

Claudia Weber

WDR / 1Live