Brink Scholtz studied drama and psychology at the Rhodes University in Grahamstown and subsequently worked in Scotland, where she made theatre with adults with learning difficulties. As of 2006, Brink works as resident director at the theatre company Ubom! in Grahamstown. She received her Master in drama/direction. Brink is a laureate of the Rhodes University Amnesty International Award for social change through performing arts. In 2009 she also wrote the Radio Book 'Passing' for deBuren (www.radiobooks.eu).