Hermia Gerdes

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Hermia Gerdes © Matthias Baus
© Matthias Baus

Hermia Gerdes (pronouns: none or dey/demm/their; none or they/them/their) was born in 2000 and grew up in Cloppenburg. After a FSJ Culture in Theatre Mediation & Participation at the Mecklenburg State Theatre Schwerin, Hermia has been studying acting at the Film University Babelsberg »Konrad Wolf« since 2020, where they worked with Eva Löbau, João Pedro Prado, Peter Jordan and Maren Eggert, among others. At the same time, Hermia has already appeared in a number of short film projects as well as in well-known series such as ˛»Intimate« (Joyn+) or »Letzte Spur Berlin« (ZDF) and was engaged as a guest at Potsdam's Hans Otto Theatre in the 22.23 season, where she appeared in »Concord Floral« (director: Lilli-Hannah Hoepner). In the 23.24 season, Hermia Gerdes is a scholarship holder of the Theaterinitiative Aachen e.V. and can be seen in selected productions as part of the acting ensemble at the Theater Aachen.

Participates in

Die Kunst der Freude – nach dem Roman von Goliarda Sapienza

King Arthur – Semi-Oper von Henry Purcell und John Dryden mit Texten von Kae Tempest

King Arthur © Thilo Beu
King Arthur © Thilo Beu
King Arthur © Thilo Beu
King Arthur © Thilo Beu
King Arthur © Thilo Beu
King Arthur © Thilo Beu
King Arthur, Grimbald im Schatten © Thilo Beu
King Arthur, Grimbald im Schatten © Thilo Beu
King Arthur, Emmeline sieht © Thilo Beu
King Arthur, Emmeline sieht © Thilo Beu
King Arthur: Marlina Adeodata Mitterhofer, Suzanne Jerosme, Hermia Gerdes, Opernchor Aachen u. Extrachor Aachen © Thilo Beu
King Arthur: Marlina Adeodata Mitterhofer, Suzanne Jerosme, Hermia Gerdes, Opernchor Aachen u. Extrachor Aachen © Thilo Beu
King Arthur, Emmeline © Thilo Beu
King Arthur, Emmeline © Thilo Beu
King Arthur: Hermia Gerdes, Fanny Lustaud, Opernchor Aachen u. Extrachor Aachen © Thilo Beu
King Arthur: Hermia Gerdes, Fanny Lustaud, Opernchor Aachen u. Extrachor Aachen © Thilo Beu
Die Kunst der Freude: Hermia Gerdes, Furkan Yaprak (hinten), Luise Berndt (vorn), Nola Friedrich, Bettina Scheuritzel, Torsten Borm, Marlina Adeodata Mitterhofer, Benedikt Voellmy, Janina Sachau © Thomas Aurin
Die Kunst der Freude: Hermia Gerdes, Furkan Yaprak (hinten), Luise Berndt (vorn), Nola Friedrich, Bettina Scheuritzel, Torsten Borm, Marlina Adeodata Mitterhofer, Benedikt Voellmy, Janina Sachau © Thomas Aurin
Die Kunst der Freude: Furkan Yaprak, Nola Friedrich, Malcolm Kemp, Janina Sachau, Luise Berndt, Benedikt Voellmy, Bettina Scheuritzel, Torsten Borm, Marlina Adeodata Mitterhofer, Hermia Gerdes © Thomas Aurin
Die Kunst der Freude: Furkan Yaprak, Nola Friedrich, Malcolm Kemp, Janina Sachau, Luise Berndt, Benedikt Voellmy, Bettina Scheuritzel, Torsten Borm, Marlina Adeodata Mitterhofer, Hermia Gerdes © Thomas Aurin
Die Kunst der Freude: Luise Berndt, Hermia Gerdes © Thomas Aurin
Die Kunst der Freude: Luise Berndt, Hermia Gerdes © Thomas Aurin
What kind of future do you dream of?
I dream of a climate-just, anti-racist and barrier-free future where neopronouns are pronouns and tin* (trans*, inter, non-binary) people are generally equal, tolerated and understood both in the queer community and in the wider society.
 
What is your favourite place in Aachen?
Artemis Books
 
Who would you like to have dinner with?
Céline Sciamma