Alma Weich-Choshen

Alma Weich worked as a commercial lawyer until she decided to change direction. She published a prose novel, "The Horse's Foot"with Zmora-Bitan Publishing House and later moved on to write and direct plays. She is also head of a high school theater department.

Works: Good Morning, Mr. Heimer(based on the book by AmnonShemesh) – Director. The Jerusalem Theater Group. Why Only Sheep – Co-writer with Elinoar Keller and Director – OrnaPorat Children and Youth Theater. Your Fellow Man(A youth theater show about racism) - Co-writer and Co-director with NogaEfrat. The Messenger (A show for 4 actors and Sibelius music) – Writer-director. Tmuna theater 2015. About Betrayal– Writer-director. Tmuna Festival 2014. Price Tag – Acco Fringe Festival 2013 – Writer and co-director with NogaEfrat (special citation for play and acting) The Way Down – Writer. Short Theater Festival 2009. Seascape(by Edward Albee) – Translation, adaptation and direction. Tzavta theater 2006. The Horse's Foot (prose) -Zmora-Bitan Publishing House 2011

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Current Shows

The Messenger

The Messenger

a 1948 historical assassination

Written and directed by: Alma Weich-Choshen
Performed by: Eyal Shechter, Eran Bohem, Sharon Burstein and Doron Tzafrir
Artistic consultant: Nava Zuckerman
Lighting Design: Nadav Barnea
Dramaturgy: Noga Efrat
Music: Uri Efrat

From the reviews:
"A Strong show, a wonderful play by Alma Weich. It touches everything. Go see it." (YigalSarna's Facebook page)
"A rattling show." (Saloona website)

The show deals with a 1948 historical assassination – the murder of UN delegate Count Bernadotte. Bernadotte's murder was known in advance, The killers are known, But no one was punished for it. In the show, count Bernadotte arrives into the hallucinations of a contemporary historian, And demands he started an investigation, examining what he really knows about the assassination or at all. A show about the stories we tell the world and the stories we choose to tell ourlselves…