PARTNER IN CRIME was founded by Johannes Maile in 2018. Maile has been busy for more than 20 years in the field of performing arts. He studied directing at the University of Performing Arts in Vienna until 2003. He worked as a director, performer, dramaturg and production manager. He was artistic director of WUK performing arts from 2007 – 2013, founder of the Jacuzzi – Festival (2010-2013), curator of the 2017 festival edition of Wiener Festwochen and works as production mananger for IMPULSTANZ – Vienna International Dance Festival since 2019.