Robert Binder is a project consultant in Jewish education and has been involved in the creation of educational media for Israel television, the JNF, JeMM Productions, the Gesher Foundation, and others. As artistic director of Bimadaf ("Page on the Stage"), he produced and toured in puppet-and-people performances of Jewish tales throughout Israel and in North America and Great Britain. He began his career in Gilbert & Sullivan at Columbia University, where he appeared, designed and/or directed most of the Savoy repertoire. He is a founder of the Jerusalem Gilbert & Sullivan Society, for whom he has directed a series of six operas, as well as the G&S musical biography, Into Futurity, and of Encore! for whom he wrote and directed The Keys to the City.