Irisz Kovacs is a theatre director and photographer, graduating from ”Nicolae Tonitza” Fine Arts Highschool Bucharest and the Theater and Film Faculty of Babeș-Bolyai University Cluj-Napoca. Her approach to theatre is playful, tongue-in-cheek and visual, taking a special interest in the way images are created and dissipated onstage. She has collaborated with the Theatre of Youth Piatra Neamț, Reactor's laboratory for creation and experiment, Jewish Theatre Bucharest, Gong Theatre Sibiu. Her work has been selected in festivals such as Sunlight Theatre Festival Timișoara, Festival Studio Târgu-Mureș, Theatre of the Common Space Cluj-Napoca, Sibiu International Theatre Festival, Fest FDR Timișoara, D-butan-T Festival Sfântu Gheorghe. She was the 2021 resident director at the Fresh Start Residency and her debut show, ”8 fathers” is currently playing at the State Theatre of Constanța.