Michel HOURANY

Qualifications:

Actor; TV producer, writer & presenter; Communication trainer; Drama instructor & Theatre director.

Education

  • MA in Visual and Performing Arts , Holly Spirit University (USEK) – Kaslik Faculty of Fine Arts 2010
  • BA in Dramatic Arts (Acting and Theatre directing), Lebanese University Faculty of Fine Arts 2001

Professional experience

Teaching

  • Drama & Communication Skills instructor, Antonine University – Baabda Faculty of Advertising and Faculty of Theology, 2005- present
  • Drama instructor, American University of Science & Technology (AUST) – Achrafiye Communication Art Department, 2007- present
  • Drama and Directing Actors instructor, Lebanese German University (LGU) – Sahel Alma. Faculty of Performing Arts, 2012- present
  • Theatre teacher, “Saints Cœurs” school – Marjeyoun, 2000- 2006

Training

  • Communication Skills & Team Building training (ON STAGE) , 2010 – present

Algerian Parliament, UNDP project, Communication Skills training for deputies

Phoenicia hotel, Le Vendome hotel, Maersk Line Lebanon…

Bahrain Kingdom, Ministry of Culture, Taa’ Achabab festival

One to One coaching for many public figures.

  • Pedagogical training, Pedagogic Center of Research and Development, 2005-2011

50 workshops for over 600 teachers & administrators (Jounieh, Alay, Achrafieh…)

TV Shows

  • Writer, producer and presenter of “Hallak Dawrak” TV show on Tele Liban, entertainment talk show with celebrities, 36 episodes, 2011- 2012
  • Writer, producer and presenter of “Saat Wafa” TV show on Tele Liban, talk show  with pioneers artists (actors, writers, directors…), 81 episodes, 2006-2007

Award Winner Georges Ibrahim ElKhoury first prize 2012

Acting

  • TV: TAHLIK ANNOUSOUR – AYLE MATOOUB ALAYHA – DAHAYA EL MADI – ACHAHROURA – ACHAYKHA AL’AMERIKIYA – BEYN ASSAMA WAL ARD -  FAMILIA – JOUD – ADALAT ASSAMA’ -  KHEDNA BI HELMAK MOUFTARAK TARIK – ADIYET WATAN -  MALIH YA BAHR… and more than 10 series and TV films.
  • Film: SIRAJ ALWADI 2010 – FALAFEL 2006 (9 international awards, Best Film Award in NAMUR festival Belgium)
  • Theatre: MOUATIN OUMOUMI 2005 – ASSHALAMASTI 2004 – RASSASSA BALA SAWT 2004 – KAMA ALA L’ARD KAZALIKA MEN FAWK 2003 – WAKAMA FI LYAWM ASSALESS 2000… and more.

Theatre directing

  • TV or not TV written by Michel Hourany, guest star Mireille Pannossian, Antonine University, Baabda  May 2010
  • MISS COMMUNICATION adapted from One Rich Three Poor by Jean Louis Caleferte  American University of Science & Technology (AUST), Achrafiye June 2009
  • AALKIT HARAMIYE (THE VIRTUOUS BURGLAR) written by Dario Fo , American University of Science & Technology (AUST), Achrafiye June 2008
  • MOUATIN OUMOUMI with Mounir Kesrwani, written by Pransilav Nosetch, travelling theater 2005.
  • Al A’ILA TOT (The Family TOT), written by Istvan Orkeny, Beryte theater, 2001. The play obtained a certificate for its directing in the Lebanese Theatre Festival, May 2002.

Workshops

  • Training of the trainer for the public schools teachers, France Republic, Ministry of Education, summer 2005.
  • Cinematography with Tony Farjallah -Spirifilm, 2002.
  • Collective Screenwriting with Mounir Maasry, 2002.
  • Biomechanics (theatrical techniques) with Haydar Zakirov- Beryte theater, 2001.

 

Address: Lebanon, El Metn, Jdeideh, near St Antoine church, Sami Abou Jaoude blg 3rd floor

Nationality: Lebanese