Tarun Kade studied theatre, literary studies and philosophy in Munich and Bristol. During his studies he worked as an assistant under such renowned directors as Volker Lösch, Christiane Pohle and Luk Perceval. Following teaching assignments at the University of Bayreuth and dramaturgy positions at the Thalia Theater in Hamburg and Theater Bremen, until may 2020 he was head dramaturge at the Munich Kammerspiele. He currently lives and works as a freelance dramaturge in Munich.