Thomaspeter Goergen studied art history and law before moving from Schauspiel Köln to Theater an der Ruhr, with whom he travelled to various international festivals and presented his first productions. He then went to the Staatstheater Kassel as a dramaturg, where he was invited to the Berliner Theatertreffen for Ersan Mondtag's TYRANNIS. His own texts were performed at the Maxim Gorki Theatre and at the MMK2 in Frankfurt (including SALOME). Most recently he was also dance dramaturg at the Dance Company Johannes Wieland. He also worked as an editor for the Stückemarkt of the Berliner Theatertreffen. He currently lives and works in Berlin.