The Theatre Academy Hamburg was established in 1987 by the renowned director and artistic leader of the Salzburger Festspiele, Ruhrtriennale a.o. Jürgen Flimm.

The Theatre Academy Hamburg offers higher education and degree programs in drama theatre, music theatre, dramaturgy, opera singing and acting under the auspices of the College for Music and Drama. It targets to bring out the unique artistic quality and talent of each student.