Rolf Barth, born in Bad Kreuznach, is a theater scholar, theater artist, teaching assistant and the author of film scripts and children’s books. He trained as a bank clerk and studied theater studies, German studies and political sciences at the Freie Universität Berlin. Afterwards, he spent many years as a teaching assistant at various universities. Barth also worked as an author for broadcasting companies as well as independent theaters. Since 1995 he has worked as a script and concept writer for various clients, focusing on series development, historical subjects and projects for children.