Arun has worked extensively in the performing arts for the last 25 years. Dance collaborators include Robert Desrosiers, Peter Chin, Danny Grossman, ProArteDanza, COBA and tiger princess dance projects. He has been the resident designer for Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre since 2002. Theatre credits include Factory Theatre, The Canadian Stage Co., The Globe Theatre, Expect Theatre, fu-GEN, Cahoots Theatre Projects & Buddies In Bad Times Theatre. His career has garnered him eight Dora Mavor Moore Award nominations for Outstanding Lighting Design. He has had the privilege of teaching lighting design at both York and Ryerson Universities, the University of Waterloo and The National Theatre School. He has production managed shows for The CanAsian Dance Festival, Living Ritual, DanceWorks, Fall for Dance North and most recently Luminato. Productions have taken him to Ukraine, Malaysia, Singapore, India, China and across North America.
Photo by Arun Srinivasan