Performance Database

Manuel Braun

Manuel Braun is a theater director and video artist. As a director, he has staged productions at the Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe and the Munich Volkstheater, among others. He became known to a broad opera audience through his video work on Le Prophète. Further projects with Tobias Kratzer took him to the Komische Oper Berlin, Oper Frankfurt and La Monnaie in Brussels.

Trained as a camera assistant and video editor, he worked early on as a VJ (visual jockey) and later as a video designer for Tomas Schweigen, Simon Solberg, Christian Stückl in Karlsruhe, Mannheim and Munich, among others. As a music video director he realized videos for the British artist Kate Tempest (Europe is lost). His short film Antigone led him to the Theatertreffen in Berlin. His online production of Romeo und Julia received international attention.

Engagements in Bayreuth

Year Opera Part
2021 Tannhäuser Video
2020 Tannhäuser Video
2019 Tannhäuser Video