With the rise of the National Socialists she went to Paris. After several years at the theater in Strassburg she went to Vienna, Prague and Switzerland where she appeared in Zurich and Basle.
Kitty Aschenbach was married with the actor Walter Fried.
She was very successful with classic and contemporary plays.
The actress Kitty Aschenbach began her stage career at the beginning of the 10 and to her work places belong well-known theaters in Berlin and Frankfurt.
She entered the film business in 1914.
In 1938 she settled in Switzerland for good where she continued her stage career.
In 1931 she took part in her only sound film "Der Herzog von Reichstadt" (1931).