Malte Krasting has been dramaturge at the Bavarian State Opera since 2013. After studying musicology in Hamburg and Berlin, he previously worked at the Meininger Theatre, the Komische Oper Berlin and the Frankfurt Opera. He has a long-standing collaboration with conductor Kirill Petrenko, for whom he also works on projects for the Berlin Philharmonic. He also teaches at the Bavarian Theatre Academy August Everding and at the University Mozarteum Salzburg. He has published an introduction to Così fan tutte in the book series "Opernführer kompakt".