Yifat Tzafrir – Playwright, Director and Dramaturge
Yifat co-founded ORTO-Da Theatre Group with Yinon. An exceptionally sharp thinker with an inner strength. In her writing, she creates an original language that is committed to a wise and exciting message.Yifat is a rare director and artist with a broad perception who is penetrating and all engaging.
Date of birth: 16 March 1970.
Birthplace: Kiryat Gat, Israel.
Meaning of name: The radiance of endless beauty and splendour, abundant agnificence and affability. When used as a verb, its meaning is to utter the sound of a sheep or a goat.
Eye colour: Dark Brown.
Marital status: Married and a mother to Tohar.
Yifat loves: People and the peacefulness of the morning; she loves to clean up everyone’s mess, to dive deep into the soul with great tenderness; loves bold frankness and to drive wildly through the desert; original thinkers, finding beauty, long showers and fine wine.
Yifat hates: Cooking, bureaucracy, doing the dishing and all household chores; she hates shouting, coldness and standoffish people, people who live in the past and those who patronise others, and especially coarse toilet paper.
Favourite colour: Sleepy blue.
Blood type: M&N.