Theatre Natak Sarani Drama Festival

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Country and Region BangladeshDhaka
Type of Festival Drama
Location of Festival Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Festival Contact Information

Bangladesh Group Theatre Federation
4, Nao Ratan Colony
New Bailey Road
Dhaka 1000

Festival Description

The Theatre Natok Sarani organizes the festival with opening day celebrations that honor the 74th birthday of its president and also playwright Momtaz Uddin Ahmad. In 2008 the five-day Theatre Natak Sarani Drama Festival takes place in January in Dhaka at the Mahila Samiti auditorium on Bailey Street. The festival is dedicated to at number of influential individuals from Bangladesh. The individuals being honored are: Obaid Ul Huq (journalist), Mahbub Ul alam Chowdhury (poet), Nitun Kundu (artist), Waheedul Haque (cultural movement leader and journalist), and Selm Al-Deen (playwright). Theatre groups from India and Bangladesh are participating in the festival.

Festival Dates January 18 - 23, 2008

Other Sources:

Press Releases:
  • Five-day theatre festival begins at Dhaka (Positive Bangladesh, January 19, 2008)


Practical Info:

  • Mahila Samiti auditorium
    Bailey Road
    Dhaka, Bangladesh


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