Daniela Rothensee (MA), born in 1986 in Hamburg, studied Italian Philology, Theatre Studies with a focus on dance science and philosophy at the Ludwig- Maximilians-University in Munich from 2005 to 2011. She was awarded a scholarship to the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa, Italy, by the LMU and studied there from 2008 to 2009. In Munich, she gave several tutorials on Italian literature at the Institute of Italian Studies at LMU and was a student assistant at the department for Renaissance Intellectual History and Philosophy.
During her studies, she completed internships at Rowohlt Theater Verlag in Reinbek, in the dramaturgy of the Bavarian State Theatre and at the Hamburger Kammerspiele.
After a six-month internship from September 2011, she started working in March 2012 as Associate for Press and Public Relations with The Hamburg Ballet John Neumeier. For the 2014/2015 Season she temporarily worked as Head of the PR department and was promoted Press Officer in September 2015.
Daniela Rothensee is also contact for press and public relations of the National Youth Ballet since 2011.