Amir Levi

Biography

Amir Levi was born in Cleveland, Ohio; raised in Atlanta, Georgia where at a very young age started showing interest in theater when he won the title role in his school production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. While studying at Interlochen Arts Institute, he won an award for his portrayal of Karl in East of the Sun and West of the Moon. At the age of 12, Levi performed to great acclaim, the part of the boy solo soprano in Bernstein's Chichester Psalms with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra under Yoel Levi, as well as the role of David the Shepherd Boy in Honneger's King David with the Atlanta Chamber Orchestra under Robert Shaw. He graduated from Sarah Lawrence College, where under the direction of Dance Department Director Sara Rudner, his choreography and dance skills developed further. Other schooling includes the British American Drama Academy in London as well as the National Theater Institute at the Eugene O'Neill Center in Waterford, Connecticut. The Michael Howard Studios in New York, New York Stage & Film's Powerhouse Theater at Vassar College, Williamstown Theatre Festival in Massachusetts, and the Atlantic Theater Conservatory and Atlantic Theater LA. While living in NYC, Levi created a dance company, The Poisonous Ladies, which performed at several spaces including Dixon Place, Dance New Amsterdam, Dance Theater Workshop, Green Space, and more. He also danced with Ann & Alexx Make Dances, and Philippa Kaye Company. LA credits include the role of Nervous Clown in Four Clowns (Best Physical and Dance Theater Award, Hollywood Fringe 2010), at South Coast Repertory and Sacred Fools, as well as a US tour, Robin Hood at South Coast Rep., Absolutely Filthy (Sacred Fools, Top of Fringe and Best Comedy, Hollywood Fringe 2013), The Phantom Tollbooth (Mainstreet Theatre), Amir Levi: Bound to You (Rockwell: Table & Stage), The Chrome Warrior (Lyric-Hyperion), Male Matriarch (Long Beach Playhouse), Amir Levi: Closer to Myself (The Coterie at the Renaissance Hotel), Balm in Gilead (Coeurage), Last Days of Judas Iscariot (Urban Theatre Movement). Because of the success of Four Clowns, a show Levi co-created, Levi is a co-founder of company Four Clowns, who are becoming a staple in the LA theater community. Levi is also a company member of the continually rising Sacred Fools. Other credits include: New York: Male Matriarch (FringeNYC 2011), Te Busco (45Bleecker), Age of Pie (Atlantic Theater Conservatory), Turning (Working Man's Clothes). Atlanta: Narrator in a concert version of Mozart's The Abduction from the Seraglio with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Yoel Levi, as well as with the Ann Arbor Symphony and Arie Lipsky; Mrs. Forrest in Psycho Beach Party (WTF Workshop); the Narrator for Peter & the Wolf as well as the lead Raccoon for the world premiere of Joshua Penman's Raccoon Tune (also with the Ann Arbor Symphony).

Filmography

Movie Name Release Date
American war fighter movie Watch American Warfighter Full English War Film in HD [2018] April 27, 2018