Walter Kohl was born in 1953 in Linz. Since 1996 he works as a freelance writer and writes novels, documentaries and plays.
Walter Kohl received the 2001 "Paul Maar scholarship" of the Federal Academy for Cultural Education.
From the publisher for children's theater and the plays RITZEN FUCK OFF, KOFF appeared. Both plays deal with the feelings of the young people here and deal with the problem of self-discovery, which in young adults can often cause self-hatred and disgust of life early.
It manages to escape Walter Kohl, a touchy subject and to convey the taboo area without moral finger.
Walter Kohl's married with two children and lives in Puchenau (Austria).
"I'm interested in what is. Thus I come inevitably to social realities. "And in these young people today are confronted with the realities of developing a reasonably stable and coherent personality, in a society that is constantly changing. But everything is laid in the present to the responsibility of the individual, as well as the failure of success.
Remain unseen social contexts. And breaking quite a few people on these requirements.
Fritzi and F. A. Koff are exceptions. Not all young people are so destroyed, so disturbing. But they present an example to know what many of the spectators, at least in parts: the contradictions, fears, anger, loneliness and longing. With concise, laconic sentences and words, is Walter Kohl in the best sense pitiful figures on the stage - without ever exposing.