Acclaimed director Nina Brazier is establishing herself as a leader in her field, described by the Observer as 'one of Britain's leading young directors of opera' and as a 'skilful director' by Opera Magazine
Having gained wide acclaim for her productions on the operatic stage, Nina Brazier is establishing herself as one of Britain's foremost young stage directors. Her upcoming performances include La Finta Giardiniera for Ryedale Festival Opera, Die Entführung aus dem Serail at the Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmad Cultural Centre in Kuwait, and a tour of A Song of Good & Evil to Lviv Opera House, den Haag, the Berlin Konzerthaus, and across Australia.
Nina received first-class training at RADA, Exeter University, The Royal Court/Channel 4 Directors Scheme, The Operating Table course at the Royal Opera House, and has taken part in the Opera Europa Opera Management Course. Her productions include the world premiere of Shahrazad at Leighton House Museum, The Winter's Tale with The Hermes Experiment at Aldeburgh Music and the Cockpit Theatre, a complete reading of If This is a Man at the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, Debussy & His Muse at Buxton Festival, and productions for Ryedale, Montauban, Lammermuir, Tête à Tête and Stockholm Interplay Festivals. Her Ryedale Festival Production of The Magic Flute, and Spilt Milk & Trouble in Tahiti at the Arcola Theatre were both Time Out Critic's Choice. She has acted as a visiting director at the Royal College of Music, the Italian Opera Summer School, Guildhall School of Music & Drama and Birkbeck University.
She has worked as a Staff and Assistant Director for the Royal Opera, the Bayerische Staatsoper, English National Opera, Welsh National Opera and Opera North.