Yehezkel Lazarov, Playwright, director
Graduated from Thelma Yellin Art School and served in the IDF Entertainment Ensemble. After completing his service in 1993, he joined the Bat Sheva Dance Company for four years. He studied theater at the Actors’ Centre in London before joining “Gesher” Theater (for 5 years) and the Cameri Theater (for 7 years) as an actor, director and choreographer. Lazarov has played leading roles in numerous films and television productions. As a visual artist, Lazarov has shown photography and video-art works in several gallery exhibitions. He has written and directed three plays: “Hezi”, “Radio Heaven” and most recently, “Igloo”, which premièred at the Israel Festival 2013. Lazarov has written and directed two short films, “Lashabiya” and “No Lifeguard”, which have been screened to much acclaim at several intentional film festivals. He has also acted as the curator and artistic director of several art exhibitions in Tel Aviv.
*Lazarov designed and choreographed igloo.
Anat Meruk Kapan, Co-Designer
Studied set and costume design in the Academia di Belle Arty in Venice, Italy, and Interior Design at the Technion Institute of Technology. Worked for the “New Israeli Opera” and the “Puccini Opera Festival”- Italy, as Head of Props and Scenery department. Designed sets and costumes for productions of the “Kibbutz” theater and the Arab – Israeli theater, as well as various television productions of the Educational TV Channel. Currently combining her work in Theater with her career as an interior designer.
Rotem Dror, Sound designer and musician
Graduated from “Head” College of Music. A former member of the well-known Israeli band “Giraffot”. Works as sound editor and designer for film and television. Teaches sound design at “Minshar” College and Tel-Aviv University.
Ziv Voloshin, Lighting designer
Graduate of the theater design program at the Kibbutzim College of Education, Technology and the Arts. A resident designer at the Arab-Israeli Theater in Jaffa and Notzar Theater. Won awards for his work on “Gilgamesh Stories” (Haifa Festival 2009), “Woman in the Sands” (Israeli Fringe Theater Awards 2006), “Arabah” (Israeli Fringe Theater Awards 2012). Worked for Habima National Theater (“Oath”, “The Merchant of Venice”, “I Shall Not Hate”, etc), Beer Sheva Theater (“Marriage of Figaro” – a coproduction with Beer Sheva Symphony Orchestra, “Ropes of the Messiah”), Bet Lessin Theater – Tel Aviv (“The Craft of Living”) and Gesher Theater (“Life in Three Versions“)
Tali Regev, Assistant director
A multi-disciplinary artist. Studied mime and performing arts at “Die Etage” school in Berlin. Performed in various settings, including a major role in the Circus-Theater performance “Taborkah”, by the Kabovtzi Circus, Berlin. Founder of the physical-theater company Magikrios (“Eclypso“). Works as a Medical Clown at “Assaf Harofeh” hospital. Writer and performer for the Bordel Total company