Ati Citron, Ph.D.

Ati Citron, Ph.D.

2017-2018 Visiting Artist

August 23 – December 13, 2017

Citron, one of Israel’s most versatile figures in theater, directs the sign language theater laboratory at the University of Haifa, where he was former chair of the theater department. He has staged works in many countries and been the artistic director of many festivals, from the Bat-Yam International Street Theater Festival to the Acco Festival of Alternative Israeli Theatre. He has also taught and lectured on professional academic training for medical clowns all over the world. Citron has a Ph.D. in performance studies from New York University.

Israel Institute Awards: 
Visiting Israeli Artists
Stony Brook University