Susanne Uhl was born in Nordhausen and studied Stage and Costume Design at the Dresden Academy of Fine Arts. As a costume designer she has worked continuously with the director Tilmann Köhler at the Staatsschauspiel Dresden, Schauspielhaus Stuttgart, at the Frankfurt Opera and the Deutsches Theater Berlin among others. Here with Verbrennungen by Wajdi Mouawad, Jugend ohne Gott by Ödön von Horváth, Macbeth by Shakespeare and BUCH. Berlin by Fritz Kater. In addition, she has a long standing collaboration with Christina Friedrich at theatres in Kaiserslautern, Luzern and Halle, and since 2014, with Peter Kleinert at the Schaubühne Berlin.