Cyrano de Bergerac
Martin Brauer, born 1971 in Rostock, studied drums from 1987 to 1991 at the Hochschule für Musik "Hanns Eisler" in Berlin and from 1995 to 1999 acting at the Hochschule für Schauspielkunst "Ernst Busch" there. From 1999 to 2001 he was engaged at the Staatsschauspiel Dresden, from 2001 to 2006 at the Deutsches Theater Berlin, from 2006 to 2008 at the Theater Magdeburg and from 2008 to 2011 at the Centraltheater Leipzig. He has worked with directors such as Claudia Bauer, Thomas Bischoff, Jorinde Dröse, Dimiter Gotscheff, Sascha Hawemann, Andreas Kriegenburg, Jürgen Kruse, Hans Neuenfels, Thomas Ostermeier, Anette Pullen, Nora Somaini, Friedo Solter, Hasko Weber and Peter Zadek. Martin Brauer plays in various bands and band projects, such as the funkband the finerippes, the Tom Waits project and Sofa 8. Since 2005 he plays regularly with Rainald Grebe in the band Die Kapelle der Versöhnung. He was seen in various film and television productions, worked from 1999 to 2001 as a guest lecturer for acting at the Leipzig University, since 2013 at the Academy for Performing Arts Baden-Württemberg in Ludwigsburg and as a drum pedagogue at the music schools in Rostock and Wismar.
Since 2016/2017 Martin Brauer has been a permanent member of the ensemble of the Mecklenburg State Theatre, where he has played the title role in LILIOM, Serge in KUNST and, under the direction of Steffi Kühnert, the former theatre director Hassenreuter in DIE RATTEN and Josef Tura in SEIN OR NICHTSEIN.