Originating from Israel
Ran Arthur Braun is a Stage Director and Live Action Designer who specialises in live stunt coordination (including fire and underwater sequences), fight choreography (all weapons and styles) and aerial coordination (live performance including all wire work). Ran also has experience in movement direction for large scale shows with a wide variety of styles, including urban dance, break-dancing choreography, parkour, acrobatics and extreme sports.
Ran has gained huge recognition for his work and is in great demand all across Europe, winning numerous awards including: 2011 Estonian Theatre and Music Award (Director Of The Year), 2014 Polish Music and Theatre Award (Best Design) and Director of the Year in 2015. His productions are known for their imaginative physical language. He collaborates regularly with leading Stage Directors and Companies around the World.
Ran initially trained as a singer at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance before studying stage direction at the La Monnaie Opera Studio. Ran has over 150 credits, including a 14 year relationship with the Bregenz Festival and recent work for Salzburg Festival, The Royal Opera House, London, Stuttgart Oper, The Croatian National Ballet, Komische Oper Berlin, The Royal Opera House Copenhagen, The Polish National Opera, Poznan Grand Theatre, Welsh National Opera, Dutch National Opera, Paris Opera, Berlin State Opera, Korean National Opera, San Francisco Opera and many more.