Ismail Abdalla

Secretary General, Arab Theatre Institute

Mr Ismail Abdallah holds a Bachelor's degree in Law and Public Administration from the Emirates University (1985).

Current administrative positions: Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Secretary General of the Arab Theatre Institute, and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Theatrical Association in the Emirates.

He is a distinguished journalist and former Director of Abu Dhabi Radio and Television.

Ismail Abdullah is a writer and playwright with 32 theatrical works and nine dramatic works that vary between TV, radio dramas and movies in the field of writing.

He has also participated in many local Gulf and Arab theatrical and cinematic festivals and has won many awards in theatrical and cinematic composition.