Wenke Hardt is the director and founder of the group hardt attacks. She studied in Hanover and Rouen and was assistant director at the Deutsches Theater Berlin from 1999-2003. She interned at the film "Sommer vorm Balkon" and has been working as a freelance director in Berlin since 2006. After "Looking for Johanna" at the Sophiensaele, she directed "Das große Heft" at the Theater unterm Dach Berlin, which won the jury prize at the festival "Lichtblick" Nuremberg, and many other productions. In 2007 she founded the ensemble hardt attacks.