Ann Kathrin Franke studied speech science and phonetics at the Martin Luther’s university of Halle-Wittenberg. Already during the study she finished a training period in the makeup department under the direction of Mario Ansinn, sang in the extra choir of the opera Halle and worked as a directorial assistant.
In 2014 she was the personal assistant of the opera director KS. Axel Köhler who’s to two last office years she supervised. Till July, 2016 she was the head of the extras of the opera Halle. From season 2016/2017 she is a contributor of the opera management under opera director Florian Lutz. Immediately involved in the management team Florian Lutz, Dr. Veit Güssow and Michael she is closely implicated in the new artistic orientation of the opera Halle. As a directorial leader and assistant she supervised new productions and resumptions.