Born 1959 in Stuttgart
Peter Kümmel studied German and English language and literature studies in Constance, Dublin and Heidelberg
After an internship at the Stuttgarter Nachrichten, he worked for the arts & culture section of the press.
Since 2000, he has been drama critic for the weekly paper DIE ZEIT. Peter Kümmel loves the drama theater, which draws its strength from the artistic mastery of the performers.