as is presenting arts is an independent privately owned office which tours and represents performing arts artists and projects. The productions and artists we represent work both in central and alternative arenas, yet all of them strive to challenge artistic and political boundaries, present sharp perspectives and explore new performative territories.
as is specializes in international touring, initiation of co-productions and artist management and representation.
Gal Canetti and Dalit Itai founded as is presenting arts in 2015. Dalit and Gal bring along rich experience of producing, representing and touring performing arts locally and internationally. Gal has worked with leading artists as well as prominent festivals and venues, such as BAM, Adelaide Festival, Theatre des Bouffes du Nord and many more and has represented numerous local theatre directors and writers. Dalit has held key production and management positions in major companies and cultural institutions including Batsheva Dance Company, Curtain Up Dance Festival, Tmuna Theatre and worked with local independent artists such as Emanuel Gat, Igor Berezin and more.
Feeling the pulse of local and international performance scenes, as is presenting arts is committed to presenting poignant, political and meaningful art works and to provide artists with opportunities for innovative and inspiring collaborations.