Amir Nizar Zuabi (co-creator/director/playwright for The Keeper) is an award winning theater writer & director, an associated director of Young Vic London, and a member of the United Theaters Europe for artistic achievement.
Writing and directing credits include I am Yusuf and This is my Brother, In the Penal Colony, Alive From Palestine, Oh My Sweet Land, The Beloved (all co-produced by ShiberHur/Young Vic) Azza (European Premiere-Bozar), West of Us the Sea, Mid Spring Musical, Dry Mud (ShiberHur), and Against A Hard Surface (Yaa Samar! Dance Theatre). Directing credits include: Samson and Delilah (Flanders Opera, Antwerp) Jidarriya by Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish (Edinburgh International Festival, Bouffes du Nord and world tour), Forget Herostratus, le Mallade Imaginer, War or More, Sneeze, Deep Sorrow, Fall Tale, When The World Was Green, Lanterns Of The King Of Galilee, Taha, and Comedy of Errors (Royal Shakespeare Company). Currently Zuabi is writing a play for the National Theatre London.