Biography

Theatre Director, Writer and Translator.

Born in Israel, lives in Tel-Aviv.

Artistic Director at the Mediatheque Theatre Holon, Israel.


Trained at the Drama Centre London (BA Directing), Graduate of the Thelma Yellin School of Arts Tel Aviv.

 

Noam Worked at the Cameri Theatre’s Artistic Management, at the Tel-Aviv International Theater Festival as an Artistic Coordinator, and in various Theaters in Israel, UK and Germany. He works with Actors, Singers, Dancers, Musicians, and leads workshops in ‘Movement Psychology’ (Yat Method) at the Israeli New Opera, the Beit Zvi Acting school and the Yoram Loewenstein Studio.

His Directing credits include: 'Romeo and Juliet'  'Gaza 17'  'Games in the Backyard'  'Fence' (The Cameri Theatre), 'Rauda' (Beit Lessin Theatre), 'A Thousand Splendid Suns'  'The Kite Runner'  'Animal Farm' (Gesher Theatre), 'Fool For Love' (Habima Theatre), 'Bachelor & Bachelorettes'  'Volkan Junction'  'The Lady from the Sea'  'Boy gets Girl'  'Thoroughly Disgraced' (Yoram Loewenstein Studio) '8 Women' (Goodman Beer Sheva) and a variety of Children's Theatre Productions around the country. 

Education

2006

BA (Hons) Directing (First Class Honours) - Drama Centre London University of the Arts, London

1998

Thelma Yellin High School of the Arts, Israel: Theatre department

Grants & Awards

2020

Einstein - Two Awards: "Best Children Production" and  "Best Director"

2016

Haneke and Fiet - Two Awards: "Best Children Production" and  "Best Actress"

2010

Best Director at the "Open Stage" Festival, Beit Lessin Theatre for directing "The Light Turns Upon Me" by Oded Liphshiz

2009

The Cameri's Director award – for 'Gaza 17'  - Rabinovich Foundation

1998

The Thelma Yellin Excellence in Arts Award

Repertoire

A Thousand Splendid Suns
Yeladisco
Einstein
The Kite Runner
The Wondrous Journey to the Land of Words
Children of a Lesser God
The Good Person of Szechwan
The House of Bernarda Alba
The Final Victory
Tree House Kids
Fool For Love
Animal Farm
Tagged
Thoroughly Disgraced
Haneke and Fiet
The Kite Runner (Studio)
Online
Jerusalem's Heart
Shablool
Replay
8 Women
14/48 Project
A Flower To Nurit
The Lady From The Sea
Boy Gets Girl
The Promise
Volkan Junction
Bachelors & Bachelorettes
The Light Turns Upon Me
Diebe: Transfer - Translation on Stage
Romeo and Juliet
Gaza 17
Rauda
Games In The Backyard
Whale Music
Fence

© 2021 by Noam Shmuel.