22. ilb 07. - 17.09.2022

Gabriel Vetter

Portrait Gabriel Vetter
© Hartwig Klappert

born in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, in 1983. Gabriel Vetter is a writer and columnist in Basel. In 2004 he won the German language Poetry Slam Championship, in 2006 the renowned cabaret award »Salzburger Stier«. Currently Vetter is the in-house playwright of Theater Basel. Emil Steinberger, the Swiss political revue performer, once said about him: »Simply great the way Gabriel Vetter handles our language. I would have never thought that you can combine linguistic art and humor in such a dynamic and witty way.«