Elias Krischke was born in 1996 in Hildesheim, where he had his first experiences on the stage. From 2014 to 2016, Krischke studied Musical Theatre at the Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen. He went on to study drama at the Max Reinhardt Seminar in Vienna, graduating in 2020. During his studies, Krischke performed in plays at the Vienna Burgtheater, among others The Bacchae, directed by Ulrich Rasche. Krischke has been a permanent ensemble member at Schauspiel Stuttgart since the 2020/21 season.