Moshe Kepten is one of the most renowned directors in Israel, currently the Artistic Director of the National Theatre of Israel, “Habima”. 

Previously held the position as Artistic Director of the “Israel Festival - Jerusalem” for three consecutive years, an interdisciplinary celebration of art from all around the world. 

Graduated with honors from Tel Aviv University’s Theatre Master’s program, Kepten has directed many plays and musicals in commercial and repertoire (public) theaters, as well as large-scale productions for major networks in television in Israel.

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Among his critically acclaimed works in the theatre are “Les Miserables”, “Evita”, “Mamma Mia” and “My Fair Lady” for Habima National Theatre, “Hair”, “Yentl” and “Fiddler on the Roof” for The Cameri Theatre of Tel Aviv, “Avenue Q” and “Oliver!” for Beit Lessin Theatre.

He has recently directed the live show of the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv.

He also directed live TV shows as the Israeli versions of “The Voice”, “The X Factor” and “The Masked Singer".