Mohammad Al AttarSyriaWriting2015

Mohammad Al Attar (born 1980) is a Syrian playwright and dramaturge.  He graduated with a degree in English literature from Damascus University in 2002 and in Theatrical Studies from the Higher Institute of Dramatic Arts in 2007. He also received a Masters in Applied Drama from Goldsmiths, London in 2010.  His works have been performed in Damascus, London, New York, Seoul, Berlin, Brussels, Edinburgh, Tunisia, Athens, Beirut, and elsewhere. He has written for numerous magazines and newspapers, with a special focus recently on the Syrian Revolution. Beside his writings for stage, he continues his work using theatre in projects with marginalized groups.