ABOUT 
Ruti Tamir
Actress, mime, director and theater creator



Ruti began studying dance at the Bat-Dor School for Dance in
Tel Aviv at the age of 10 and continued studying dance, theater,
pantomime and physical theater in the USA and Europe.

Graduate of Miami Dade College (1989) with an AA degree in theater, and a
BFA degree in Theater from the Florida International University (1991) with
Theatre De L' Ange Fou in Paris, France, (1991-1993) and The Adaptors
Movement Theater Company in New York, with whom she also performed.

Performed professionally in the plays: The Woods, House of Bernarda Alba,
Rats, A Mid Summer Night's Dream, with the Acme theater company, at the
Coral Gables Playhouse and the Florida Shakespeare Company, in the United
States. Acted and created the shows The Living Story Book, Flood, Drought, etc.
Among her shows: Boxing, Bobbi and Gooni, Bliss!, Atom Surprise, A Book- A
Woman- A Home, The Heads, Beyond Words, Four Fables and a Queen.

Performs as an actress and mime actress, on stage and on Television.
Teaches Mime and physical theater to actors and dancers.
Lives and performs in Israel Since 1996.
Education

2012-2013  |  Acting for camera , Liat Bein
2004-2004  |  Clown workshops (Jos Hoben).
1993-1994  |  Margolis-Brown Adaptors Movement Theater Company N.Y.
                        Pillobulus Dance Company (Workshops) Main, U.S.A.
1991-1993  |  School of Corporeal Mime (Decroux technique), Paris, France, (S. Wasson & C. Soume).
1989-1991  |  Florida International University, BA degree in Theater U.S.A.
1986-1989  |  Miami Dade College for Theater AA dgree.
1987-1989  |  Goldston School for classical Mime, Ohio U.S.A.
1983-1985  |  Performing And Visual Arts Center. Theater and dance, U.S.A.
1977-1981  |  The Bat Dor School Of Dance, Israel.
Theater

2014  |  Juha and his Muse: A children’s play, written with Gigona Raz, Elmina Theater.
2012  |  Four Fables And A Queen: A children’s play.
2011  |  Beyond Words: A mime performance.
2010  |  Robot and Me: a children’s play for the Madatheque Science museum.
              Book, Woman, Home: A literary performance, following Shay Agnon’s characters.
2009  |  Following The Little Prince: with the Habama orchestra.
              The Carnival of the Animals: Ain Hod Festival, with Maestro Gil Shohat.
2008  |  The Carnival of the Animals: The Kibbutzit Orchestra.
2007  |  Atom Surprise: A Science play for children,t he Jerusalem Science Museum
2004  |  The Heads: a short play, Tzavta Theater
2002  |  Bliss!:One woman show, physical theater, The Susan Dallal Dance Center, Israel, Germany. 
1999  |  Bobbi & Gooni: Haifa Children’s Fest. physical theater.
1985-1993  |  Kopple Vision. Adaptors Movement Theater. NY.
                         Nuts & Bolts. Pink Ink. Movement Theater Company.
                         The Woods (Ruth). Acme Acting Co.
                         A Comedy Of Errors (Luchiana). Pawly Arts Theater.
                         Company (Kathy). Pawly Arts Theater.
                         Noises Off (Poppy). Pawly Arts Ttheater.
                         Tartuffe (Dorine). Pawly Arts Theater.
                         Rats (Bobbi). Live Bait Theater.
                         House of Bernarda Alba (Adela). Coconut Grove Playhouse.
                         A Mid Summer Night's Dream (Fairy). Florida Shakespeare Festival.
                         A mid Summer Night's Dream (Puck). Studio Theater.
Original creation: Physical Theater and mime

2011  |  Beyond Words: A mime performance.
2007  |  Sports &  Divertissements by Satie: The Ramat Gan Orchestra.
2004  |  Mimaneto: solo classical French mime.
2002  |  Israeli Chamber Orchestra, 2001-04. Mime/acting programs.
              Concerts with Nitza Shaul: The Golda Arts center, mime.
1997  |  Boxing: Susan Dallal Dance Cent. physical theater.
              Reflex Sound Unsmb: The Opera house, Tel aviv. Physical theater.
1995  |  Flood: physical theater, New York.
1994  |  Drought: physical theater, New York.
1994  |  Constipation: physical theater, New York.
Film and Television

2016  | Mother , You Are Here, a short film by ester Lehaman, Sapir film school.
2015  |  
Simona , Suzi the Virgin, a short film by Dafna Peled, Sapir film school.
        |  
Mrs. Shwarts , Yossi and Shmuel sitcom. Ethyopian chanell.
        |  
Tamar, Pini Gurevitch's Eulegi, a short film by Ness El Yaakov. Hasifa film school.
2014  |  Dr. Segal , Israel, Israel Katorza's sitcome. Roi Florentine Director
        |  
Ma Ze Muza, with Yaron London educational TV Israel as self.  
2009  |  Dr. Sharon, title role, an independent film by Ben Hakim.
2004  |  Hop T.V! Television for children, summer programs.
2001  |  
Michel, Havdala- Student Film, Sapir Film Institute.
           Magical Music: mime, Israel Ch. 2.
           1, 2Hop!: mime show, Hop Television ch.
1999  |  Interludes during Biblical compatition. 8 characters. Educational Ch.
1997  |  
GrayTake Five:  , English program on Educational Ch.
1995  |  A mime and Her Masks: Principle character, N.Y Film Academy, USA.
1994  |  Echoes Remain Forever :Principle Character, N.Y Film Academ. USA.
1994  |  Rosinant :Principle Character, N.Y Film Academy, USA.
Original creations : Directing / Choreography

2016  |  The Tree, The Rehovot International Living Staue festival 
2014  |  
Circus, The Rehovot International Living Staue festival .
2013  |  
Sticky, Acco Theater festival.
2012  |  The Elevator, Acco Theater festival.
2008  |  A winter’s Tale, Shakespeare. The Haderech Studio for Acting.
2007  |  Written in Plume: physical theater/dance: Blich dance school.
             Suddenly Atom: direction, creation, children’s show.
2006  |  A mid Summer Night’s Dream, Shakespeare, Theater dep. Alon School Performing Arts.
2005  |  Poetry ii: physical theater/dance: Katzir dance school.
2004  |  Nonesence: physical theater/dance: Katzir dance school  .
2003  |  The Overcoat:  physical theater, “Haderech” acting studio.
              The Turn of a Wheel: mime, Florentine Circus.
              Poetry: physical theater/dance: Blich dance school.
              Chairs: physical theater/dance: Katzir dance school.
              A Nose Story: physical theater/dance: Kiryat sharet dance school.
2002  |  No Action: The Nisan Native Actors’ Studio.
1999-2002  |  The table; It Came At Night; Kiriat Sharet Dance school.
2000  |  Gershwine Revisited: Hed Music College.
1999  |  Civil War: The Habima National Theater of Israel.
Theater Directing

2008  |  A Winter’s Tale: directing. Haderech school for acting.
2006  |  A Mid Summer Night’s Dream: Directing. Alon Arts School.