Clara van den Broek graduated from the drama course Dora van der Groen in 2000. Together with her classmates she founded the theatre collective SKaGeN. Since then she has performed, written and created plays at SKaGeN, among others. Together with Sara De Roo she coordinates the acting department, where she is also involved as a teacher. She is also co-chair of the research group Performance Practice in Perspective at the Royal Conservtoire Antwerp.