Michael Wolf is one of the founders of the Gorillas. He studied acting and directing in Switzerland, played at several theatres, and worked as an assistant director to Epraim Kishon and Renatho Cibolini. He then moved to the world of TV, where he was assistant director to Michael Pfleghar, one of most important German TV-show-directors in the 70s and 80s. He worked as director, screenwriter and storyliner for Grundy UFA and RTL-Television.
Michael Wolf also wrote and directed plays at several German theatres.
Next to his work as an actor and director, he also teaches improv at schools for performing art in Leipzig and Rostock. Michael has been coaching numerous improv groups, such as the renowned »Springmaus Theater« in Bonn, the »E.I.T.« in Zurich/Switzerland, or the Placebo Theater Münster. As Coach and Trainer he has led many business workshops for large German companies and organizations, showing, how the creative potential in teams and managements can be found and used.