Shlomi Moto Wagner
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Interdisciplinary Performance Artist, Opera Singer, Songwriter, Actor, Dancer, Choreograph and Drag Queen a.k.a Mazy Mazeltov. Born in Israel, studied at Tel Aviv Music Academy and Manhattan School of Music in NY and studied towards an MA in Interdisciplinary Arts. As an opera singer* Shlomi was a member of the Opera Studio of the Israeli Opera and sang as a soloist with orchestras worldwide. Since moving to Berlin in 2012, he has worked with various opera ensembles and experimental theater makers, including Philine Rinnert and Johannes Müller, and has performed at venues including the Sophiensaele, HAU and English Theater in Berlin, Kampnagel Hamburg, the Staatsoper and Theater Rampe in Stuttgart, the Operadagen festival in Rotterdam, Burg Hülshoff in Münster and at the Favoriten festival in Dortmund. Founder of the House of Mazeltov, a drag performance group researching the performative aspects of the voice, gender, tradition and identitiy. In 2017 he premiered his first solo performance “Salvation (Glitter Doesn’t Care ‘m a Boy)” in Berlin. In late 2021 he premiered his newest musical performance and installation: “ADAMA: Secret Life of Stones”.