Ahmed Shah announces second theatre festival

Karachi, May 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): “Awami Theater Festival earned more success then I presumed and due to its huge popularity and success, I would like to announce the second theatre festival.” Said the President of Arts Council Muhammad Ahmed Shah in award and certificates distribution ceremony of awami theatre festival, held at Arts Council of Pakistan on May 14th, 2018.

He further said that the efforts and struggles contributed by the participants of theatre festival was quite appreciable and in this regard, the production teams of 2nd awami theatre festival are going to be given the amount 1 lakh rupee instead of 50 thousand to enhance the production quality as well as to encourage the artists. He appreciated the works of directors, actors and backstage production teams in previous theatres saying that he hopes for even better outcome this upcoming awami theatre festival.

Mr. Shah also advised the artists that they all should work together to promote the arts in Pakistan. Later that evening, all 14 directors of awami theatre festival were awarded with the shields and admired their efforts to make the festival grand success. He also distributed the certificated to all the participants of awami theatre festival and had group photograph session with them. Awami theatre festival was held from 16th to 28th April where Urdu, Sindhi, Punjabi, Blouchi, Pashto and Saraiki theatre plays were presented which got highly recognized by the audience.

For more information, contact:
Media Coordinator,
Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi
M. R. Kiyani Road, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-99213090-2
Email: info@artscouncil.org.pk
Website: www.artscouncil.org.pk

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