Avishay Hadari (hebr. אבישי הדרי; born 19 May 1976 in Tiberias, Israel) is an Israeli artist, award-winning theatre director, painter, set and graphic designer. After graduating in 1994 from Thelma Yellin High School of the Arts in Tel Aviv, he then studied at The School of Visual Theatre in Jerusalem, where he became acquainted for the first time with the experimental Cricot 2 Theatre by the renown Polish art philosopher Tadeusz Kantor. Hadari settled in Kraków in 1999 and studied directing at PWST. In 2009 he was granted Polish citizenship by the President of the Polish Republic.