Theater in Israel is a major element of the art and culture scene in Israeli society. From Broadway musicals to Shakespeare productions and everything in between, theater in Israel is relevant, creative and appreciated. With both local and international productions and performances on both small and intimate stages to large-scale theatres, shows in Israel are performed in Hebrew, English and many other languages. Israel often hosts international theatre troupes and Broadway shows but also has many local theater groups and shows. Theater in Israel is also a family-friendly event with many children’s shows and performances throughout the country, that create fun for the whole family. Here are some events, happenings and information about theater in Israel.