- Joachim Matschoss was born in Germany and lives in Melbourne, Australia. He is a playwright, poet and theatre director. He has been involved in theatre in Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, India, Uzbekistan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Hungary, Taiwan, Switzerland and China. Joachim Matschoss is fascinated by travel as well as travel experiences. He likes creating theatre-work from scratch, starting with a thought, image or a piece of music. Joachim Matschossâ poetry has been published in Australia, Germany, the United Kingdom and the USA. He published a travel journal Away With Me in Australia and a novel Dead River Oaks in the USA.