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Daniel Horowitz

Daniel Horowitz, playwright, director and screenwriter, was born in Pardes Hanna, Israel, in 1941. He earned his BA in philosophy and Hebrew literature from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and his MA in theater studies from Tel Aviv University, where he was a lecturer. Since 1995 he teaches in the School of Theater Arts of the Kibbutzim College. He also works as a director in Italy. His plays have been produced in major theaters in Israel, as well as in the USA, italy, France and Germany. Among his awqrds: The Baratz Award for Awakening (1972), the Meskin Award for Cherli Ka-Cherli (1978), the Pinski Award for Yair (1992), the Prime Minister's Prize (1996) and first prize at The Acco Festival for An Amazing Deed (2000).  












Books Published in Hebrew
TheLife Story of Yehezkel Fireman (play), Prosa, 1986 [Alilot Yehezkel Fireman]
Yair (play), Or Am, 1992 [Yair]
Cherli Ka-Cherli (play), Or Am, 1992 [Cherli-Kacherli]
Like Traoubled Bridge (non-fiction), Beit Berl College: The Center for the Study of Arab Society in Israel, Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 1993 [Kmo Gesher Takua: Sichot Im Ha-Sachkanim Mochamad Bakri, Salwa Nakkara-Haddad, Makram Khouri, Khawlah Hag Ve-Salim Daw] 
Four Plays, Safra, Tel Aviv University, 2007 [Arba'a Machazot] 

PERFORMED PLAYS 
Brothers [Haifa, 1970]
Awakening [Cameri, 1971]
Breakdown and Bereavement (adap. from Brenner) [Haifa, 1973]
Graduation Party [Haifa, 1976]
Cherly Ka-Cherly [Khan, 1977]
A Terrible Deed (with Yaakov Raz) [Khan, 1978]
Uncle Arthur [Beit Lessin, 1981; in French: Festival Montmartre, Paris, 1992; in German: Gera Theatre, Germany]
Yossele Golem [Haifa-1982; in English: La Mama, New York]
The Chinese Knife Grinder [Neve Tzedek Theater, 1984]
Out [Neve Tzedek Theater, 1986]
Yehezkel Fireman [Khan, 1986]
His Wife and His Daughter [Haifa, 1991]
Yair [Haifa, 1992]
Salto Mortale [Haifa, 1994]

PLAYS ORIGINALLY WRITTEN IN ITALIAN
A Girl and a Bird [Flaiano Theatre, Rome, 1993]
Anton [Argot Theatre, Rome, 1996]
The Strange Miracle in Galatina (with Claudia Della Seta) [Colosseo Theatre, Rome, 1998]

Books in Translation
Uncle Arthur (play)
English: Tel Aviv, 1982
Italian: Florence, Giuntina, 1997

Breakdown and Bereavement (play, based on novel by Brenner)
English: Tel Aviv, Institute for the Translation of Hebrew Literature, 1979

Cherli Kacherli (play)
English: Tel Aviv, International Theatre Inst., Israel Center, 1978


























































































































Books Published in Hebrew

Books in Translation

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"An original, extraordinary book" The Brenner prize committee
Congratulations to Noga Albalach, winner of the 2018 Brenner prize for her book "The Old Man (Farewell)".
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Residencies in Vienna and Salzburg
In co-operation with KulturKontakt Austria, the Austrian Federal Chancellery offers 50 residencies in Vienna and Salzburg for the year 2019. Applications can be submitted for literature, literature for children and young adults and literary translations. Please note the deadline of September 30th, 2018.
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Call for applications English speakers: Stay culture in Paris (deadline: June 12th, 2018)
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Congratulations to Sami Berdugo and Shoham Smith, recipients of the 2018 Bialik Prize, one of the most prestigious literary prizes in Israel!

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The Ministry of Culture and Sport announced the names of the winners of the Arik Einstein Veterans Artists Prize.
A prize of 50,000 NIS was given to each of the 21 artists who worked and are still working to promote Israeli culture in various fields -Music, dance, theater, plastic arts, cinema and literature. In the literature category the winners were Ronny Someck, Jacob Buchan and Shlomit Cohen-Assif. Also, Anat Masiach is among the recipient of the prize for debut literary works. Congratulations!
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