Bettina Erasmy was born in Cologne. After studying German language and literature, philosophy and English language and literature in Cologne and Vancouver, Canada, she worked as a (production) dramaturg at theatres in various places, including Meiningen and Dortmund. Her drama Goya
was first performed in 1998 at the Berlin Schaubühne. It was followed by the play Golem
, which had its premiere in 2002 at Theater Basel. Bettina Erasmy directed 4.48 Psychosis
by Sarah Kane at the Staatstheater Nuremberg. She lives in Berlin and works as a dramatist and director.
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