Julia Gonchar was born in Kiev and works as a writer and in international project management. After her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in International Business and Management, she worked on various theatre projects in the field of dramaturgy and public relations. Since 2012 she has been part of the young drama activist scene in Ukraine. Her productions have been presented in Georgia, Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Thailand. Since 2020, she has been the co-founder of the Theatre of Women Playwrights in Kyiv, Ukraine, which focuses on texts by contemporary authors.