Helen Stichlmeir was born in 1989 in Neunkirchen. She studied interior design in Kaiserslautern after a voluntary year working in the cultural sector at Lahnstein Theatre. In the 16/17 season, she joined Schauspiel Stuttgart as an assistant stage designer, and in 2022, was promoted to a managerial position. She has collaborated with with Hildegard Bechtler, Achim Freyer and Aleksandar Denić, among others. In addition to numerous daytime events, she designed the set for Defending Europe in 2018 and, together with Calixto Bieito, the set for Italian Night in 2019. In the 22/23 season, Stichlmeir will collaborate on the stage design for First Ladies.