Uwe Gössel was born in Pforzheim and studied Applied Cultural Studies and Aesthetic Practice at Hildesheim University, graduating with a diploma in Applied Cultural Studies. He was a dramaturg at the Volkstheater Rostock from 1999 to 2002 and subsequently at the Maxim Gorki Theater Berlin until 2004. Since then he has been a freelance dramaturg and author. He is a board member of the Dramaturgische Gesellschaft. Uwe Gössel has run the International Forum within the Theatertreffen since 2006.
As of: April 2014