Victoria Baumgartner is a Swiss-Ukrainian writer, director and actress. She has an MA in Shakespearean studies from the University of Lausanne, a diploma of dramaturgy from the Manufacture (Western Switzerland’s Acting School) and Acting Shakespeare training from LAMDA. Her play On the dawn of the fourth day won the « Six short plays looking for writers » contest. For the Swiss-French version of Will, she received the Swiss writer’s guild national SSA / KTV-ATP 2017 bursary for dramatic writing. She was nominated by the Offies – Off West End Awards as Best Director for the English version of Will.