Katja Herlemann did theatre and dance studies at the universities of Bochum and Antwerp. After her graduation in 2009 she worked as dramaturge and producer in theatre and dance projects in Antwerp and Brussels, amongst others for Workspace Brussels and Caravan Production. From 2011 to 2013 she was working in the department for theatre and dance at the head office of the Goethe-Institut in Munich and at the Goethe-Institut Prague. In 2013 Katja Herlemann managed the summer school Student Affairs at the Foreign Affairs festival of the Berliner Festspiele. Since the season 2013/14 she is working at the Theater & Orchester Heidelberg as executive producer of the Heidelberger Stückemarkt and for international cooperations.