Starting out as assistant director and dramaturg in Munich’s fringe scene, at the Opera North Leeds and Kampnagel Hamburg, Barbara later worked as production manager and producer for various theater festivals, the Citytheater Freiburg (Germany), the Living Theatre, New York and the Left Bank Theatre Group, Tel Aviv. Before moving to Los Angeles she was managing director of the Citytheater Aalen. Now she is producer and dramaturg at the Odyssey Theater Ensemble Los Angeles and curating their annual Contemporary Dance Festival. She is also the Managing Director of the Road Theatre Company. As board member of “ARENA of the Young Arts” she got awarded by the city of Erlangen (Germany) for her merits in theatre, cultural exchange and international understanding.