Samy Ismaiel

Samy joined FesTeLõn in 2021. He originally met Mariví at King’s College London in 2015, where he directed a multilingual adaptation of Bodas de Sangre (Blood Wedding). He has held a passion for theatre from a very young age and has previously participated in several dramatic and musical theatre performances. Samy is a language and cultures enthusiast with a love for all things Spanish. He is hugely supportive of the opportunity that FesTeLõn provides Londoners to immerse themselves in emerging Spanish works put together by talented actors, directors and playwrights. Samy has previously lived in Spain and Mexico and has travelled extensively around Latin America.