Leah Gilula

Leah Gilula received a B.Ed. in Physical Education from Wingate College, where she specialized in dance. She then completed B.A. and M.A. degrees in theater at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where she is currently a Ph.D. candidate working on the Cameri Theater 1945–1961. She teaches theater at the David Yellin Teachers College in Jerusalem.

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