Ran Chai Bar-zvi was born in 1989 in Jerusalem. He moved to Berlin in 2012 to study Stage and Costume Design at the Kunsthochschule Berlin Weißensee. He presented the performance tour ‘EXPAT between Berlin and Jerusalem’ on the B_Tour Festival and ‘The Gender Quiz’ at the Month of Performance Art Berlin. He has been an intern and assistant at the Deutsches Theater Berlin, the Hebbel am Ufer and for Rimini Protokoll and has realised his own works with the theatre collective Glanz & Krawall and at the Heimathafen Neukölln. His projects in 2016 have included working on the production ‘Mahabharata, Days of Darkness’ at the Münchner Volkstheater.