ACP announces month-long theatre event

Our Correspondent
Tuesday, Aug 29, 2023

karachi: The Arts Council of Pakistan (ACP) on Monday announced a first-of-its-kind mega theatre festival in the country that will run for one month.

Addressing a press conference, ACP President Muhammad Ahmed Shah said the Pakistan Theatre Festival 2023 will kick off on September 8 and end after 30 days.

He said a total of 45 theatre shows would be presented during the festival in which 27 theatre groups from all around Pakistan will participate along with seven international theatre groups. Veteran actors Munawar Saeed and Sajid Hassan also spoke at the press conference.

Shah said the coming festival would be the biggest theatre festival ever held in Pakistan featuring theatre groups from seven foreign countries as well.