Rolf Bolwin studied law, political science and economic and social history. After four years of legal practice as a lawyer he joined the Justitiariat of the Deutschlandfunk and later took over the management of its legal department. From 1992 to 2016 Rolf Bolwin was Managing Director of the Deutsches Bühnenverein, the Association of German Theaters and Orchestras. He then opened the office for culture and the arts in Bonn (stadtpunkt.kultur) and now works as an independent consultant in the field of cultural policy as well as a legal advisor to cultural companies. He has lectureships at various universities, for example at the Mozarteum in Salzburg and at the Bavarian Theater Academy August Everding in Munich. He is also a member of the Executive Committee for the Executive Master in Arts Administration at the University of Zurich and one of the chairmen of the Advisory Board of the Künstlersozialkasse. Rolf Bolwin is editor of the four-volume commentary on stage and orchestra law.
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