Atlantic Theater Company SIVAN BATTAT - Atlantic Theater Company


SIVAN BATTAT (Director) is a theatre director and teaching artist focused on new play and musical development and community-based theater. Sivan recently directed Unstoppable, a new rock musical based on and performed by students from Haven Academy in the South Bronx. She is collaborating on several new musicals, including East o’, West o’! by Michelle J. Rodriguez, which Sivan directed the NYC premiere of at Ars Nova’s ANTFest 2017. Sivan has developed work with NYTW, MCC, the Arab-Hebrew Theatre of Jaffa, Studio Theatre, and Mosaic Theatre, among others. Select additional credits include: School Girls (asst: Rebecca Taichman, MCC), On the Shore of the Wide World (asst: Neil Pepe, Atlantic), Animal (asst: GT Upchurch, Atlantic), King Charles III (associate: David Muse, ACT/Seattle Rep/STC). Sivan is a member of the Mizrahi Caucus with Jews for Racial & Economic Justice, organizing political actions and leading workshops in NYC.