Yaron Lifschitz

Artistic Director, Circa

Artistic Director Yaron Lifschitz is a graduate of the University of New South Wales, University of Queensland and National Institute of Dramatic Arts (NIDA). Yaron has directed over 60 productions including large-scale events, opera, theatre, physical theatre and circus. His work has been seen in twenty-two countries, across five continents by over 500 000 people. Yaron was founding Artistic Director of the Australian Museum’s Theatre Unit, Head Tutor in Directing at Australian Theatre for Young People and has been regular guest tutor in directing at NIDA since 1995. H e is currently Artistic Director and CEO of Circa. Yaron lives in Brisbane with his son, Oscar. His passion is creating works of philosophical and poetic depth from the traditional languages of circus.