ETHAN DAVID LEE is a British-American writer, director, and producer currently residing in Ras Al Khaimah. He holds a BA (Hons) in Theater and Film & New Media from New York University Abu Dhabi and pursues a specific interest in new plays, international theater, and Theater of the Real. Ethan is the Co-creative Director of Exit 11 Performing Arts Company. Most recently, he directed and produced an immersive audio adaptation of The Bacchae. His past work includes On Our Border (Writer/Director), Vitae (Producer), and Red is the Blood of the People (Director), the latter of which won Best Director and Best Overall Play at Short+Sweet Abu Dhabi 2019. Ethan has worked with New York-based theater companies The Civilians and SITI Company and is also a SITI Alumni, having trained in Suzuki and Viewpoints in Saratoga Springs. His art has been heavily influenced by the work of Steve Cosson and Abhishek Majumdar. Ethan is passionate about international affairs, social justice, and the environment.


Ethan David Lee

RAK Gas Building, Floor 4

Ras Al Khaimah

P.O. Box 12050

United Arab Emirates

US/WhatsApp: +1 929 304 3258

UAE: +971 54 304 4859