Regina Fritsch, born in Lower Austria in 1964, trained at Krauss Acting School in Vienna. She has been a permanent member of the Burgtheater ensemble since 1985, bears the title of Kammerschauspielerin and has been a holder of the Alma Seidler Ring (the female equivalent of the Iffland Ring) since 2015. Besides her theatre work, Regina Fritsch frequently appears in film and TV productions. She has received numerous awards, including the Nestroy Theatre Award in the Best Female Actor category in 2008. Fritsch’s portrait for the new gallery in the Burgtheater was painted by Maria Hahnenkamp in 2008.