Robert Borgmann was born in Erfurt in 1980. He studied visual arts in London as well as philosophy and German language and literature at Cologne University. After a spell as assistant dramaturg and assistant director at Schauspiel Köln, he went on to study directing at the Hochschule für Schauspielkunst “Ernst Busch” in Berlin. He has been working as a director ever since, amongst others at Deutsches Theater, Schaubühne and Maxim Gorki Theater, all in Berlin, at Schauspiel Köln, Staatstheater Mainz, Schauspielhaus Zürich, Schauspiel Leipzig, Schauspiel Stuttgart, Schauspielhaus Wien and the Vienna Burgtheater.
As of March 2015