Amit Zarka is a playwright, director and a teacher at the School of Dramatic Arts of the Kibbutzim College. She is currently studying for an M.A. degree in an interdisciplinary art program of Tel Aviv University.
Zarka was the playwright of the play “Home”, which won first place in an International competition of ITI- International Theater Institute, in cooperation with IPF. The play was staged by Matthias Gerhatt at the 35th ITI World Congress in Segovia, Spain.
Zarka was the playwright and director of the play “Postal Delivery to God”, together with the creator Ruthie Osterman. It performed at the International festival, Bharat Rang Mahotsav 17th in India and at the Arabic-Hebrew Theater during the years 2013-2015. She also wrote and directed the play “Ophelia” in the National Fringe Festival 2014 in Acre and directed the play “Men’s Business” by Franz Xaver Kroetz, which was performed at the Arabic-Hebrew Theater.
Previously, she worked as a director in three Schools of Dramatic Arts: Yoram Loewenstein, Kibbutzim College and Goodman Acting School. She also was a member of the artistic committee of the Haifa International Children’s Theater Festival 2014-2016.
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“The Old Man and the Canary” -2013
“Postal delivery to God” together with the creator Ruthie Osterman-2013