Roy Chen is an Israeli writer, translator and playwright. He was born in Tel Aviv in 1980. Roy is the dramaturge of the Gesher Theater and has published two books, the novel The Ink Horses (2005) and Tel-Aviv Tales (2011) story collection. Chen translated poetry, prose, classic fiction novels and over 40 plays from Russian, French and English to Hebrew (Pushkin, Dostoevsky, Bunin, Gogol, Kharms, Moliere, Hatcher). His plays, adaptations and translations are presented In the Gesher Theater: The Dybbuk, Don Juan, Odysseus Travels, In the Tunnel, White Nights, Schwartz and Other Animals, Kreutzer Sonata, and more. Chen lectures in Israel and abroad on translation, writing, literature, theatre, and of his journeys in Languages and cultures. He lives in Tel Aviv.