Lilach Dekel-Avneri

Lilach Dekel-Avneri

Residency Dates:
Fall 2019

Lilach Dekel-Avneri is a director, curator, translator, and dramaturg. The recipient of the prestigious Rosenblum Prize for Performance Art in 2016, she holds an MFA (cum laude) in writing, dramaturgy, and directing from the Department of Theatre at Tel Aviv University. Since 2017, she has served as the artistic director of Mi-Darom Festival in Ofakim and, since 2016, as coordinator of the EURODRAM Hebrew committee. As founder and artistic director of the Pathos-Mathos Company, her works have received Golden Hedgehog Awards and are described as “theatrical events with poetic and surreal qualities that offer an alternative to conventional theatre.” University of Southern California, School of Dramatic Arts, Fall 2019.

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An episode ft. Lilach Dekel-Avneri from the web series YOTSRIM by Shachaf Dekel

Israel Institute Grants

  • Grant Award Year
    (in Academic Years)
  • Israel Institute Program
  • Institutional Affiliation during Grant Term
  1. 2019-2020
    Visiting Artist Program
    University of Southern California