The city has 8 professional theaters and several theater studios.
The theatre was founded in 1990 by Yaroslav Fedoryshyn, director and producer.
The M. Zankovetska Theatre was opened in Lviv on 28th March, 1842, and was, at that time, the largest theatre in Europe.
The theatre was founded on the basis of efficient Western leadership in January, 2008.
The theatre has a large creative group of performers who strive to maintain traditions of Ukrainian opera and classical ballet.
The First Ukrainian Theatre for Children and Youth was founded in Kharkiv in 1920, but then moved to Lviv in 1944.
Lviv Theatre of Popular Miniatures: I Lyudy, I Lyalky (Both People and Puppets).
The Les’ Kurbas Academic Theatre was founded by Volodymyr Kuchynsky and a group of young actors in 1988.
The Puppet Theatre was founded on April 15th, 1946 in Lviv.