For her undergraduate degree, Lisa Risch studied English and Creative Writing at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland. While there, she realised that her passion lies in theatre and went on to earn a Masters degree in Drama and Performance Studies from University College Dublin in Ireland. After a semester as a teaching assistant she returned to her home near Augsburg, Germany.
She moved to Munich in August 2020 where she works in the independent theatre scene as a freelance assistant director and producer. For Rat & Tat Kulturbüro, Lisa works as an assistant and takes on her own projects.