|Died||14 June 2015(aged 80)|
|Resting place||Givat Brenner|
Edna Shavit was married to Yoram Gal.
In the 1960s, Shavit played Lucky in a local production of Waiting for Godot and went on to direct the play in the 1970s.  Shavit was the director of You and Me and the Next War, a satirical cabaret by Hanoch Levin with songs set to music by Alex Kagan and Beni Nagari.
In 2006, she was awarded the Levi prize for life achievement.
- Israel Didn't Have to Wait Long for Mr. God
- https://web.archive.org/web/20110522004144/http://www.jewish-theatre.com/visitor/article_display.aspx?articleID=27. Archived from the original on May 22, 2011. Retrieved October 18, 2009. Missing or empty
- "נפטרה במאית התיאטרון והשחקנית פרופ' עדנה שביט" (in Hebrew). Walla!. 14 June 2015. Retrieved 29 June 2015.