Philippe Wicht (1987) is a swiss actor, director, performance and music artist from Fribourg. He attended from 2009-2012 La Manufacture - Haute école des arts de la scène in Lausanne.
In 2015, his piece « Prom », inspired by the Stephen King novel and the Brian de Palma movie « Carrie », wins the Swiss Performance Award (ex aequo with Katja Schenker) at the Lucerne Kunstmuseum.
Under the stage name "Böse Wicht" he makes music, clips and soundtracks, especially for horror movies. His concert « Böse Wicht And His Böse Monsters » was part of the Bad Bonn Kilbi 2017 in Düdingen AND IS TOURING IN GALERIES, ROCK FESTIVALS AND CLUBS. He is currently working on a rock opera called « BÖSINESS » that will premiere at the Arsenic Theater in Lausanne in november 2018.
he played in "masus sadus magus" and "franckenstein on the beach", two mumblecore movies directed by the musician and performer giordano tatum rush. he accompanies tatum rush on HIS TOUR as his manager and entertainment mogul chad murray. He plays in different conceptual films directed by the french contemporary artists Olivier Bosson and Emmanuelle Pireyre.
he PERFORMED FOR the performer, musician and director christophe jaquet on the shows "TRANSMISSION" PRESENTED AT THEATER ARSENIC AND THEATER DE L'USINE IN GENEVA AND "CLASH OF GODS" PRESENTED AT FESTIVAL PROGRAMME COMMUN AND SCHLACHTHAUS IN BERN.
He presented his work at FESTIVAL LES URBAINES, far° festival des arts vivants, Theater Arsenic, La manufacture, Festival Belluard Bollwerk International, Festival Mon Inouïe Symphonie, le bourg, 4bid gallery in Amsterdam, Stadtgalerie in Bern, manifesta biennal in zürich at cabaret voltaire, festival PERFORM PERFOrm, a "we find wildness" exhibition curated by sophie yerly in soulce (jura), bad bonn kilbi festival.
Philippe wicht lives in vevey (ch).