(Persia Digest) – World Theater Day coincides with the Iranian New Year, Nowruz, end of March. During the New Year holidays, Sang-e Laj playhouse will be open from 23 March, and Theatr-e Shahr and Honar playhouses will resume work on 27 March in the capital. Playhouses in the provinces will announce their opening dates soon.
The Iranian dramatic society will be celebrating its National Theater Day together with other artists in the field on World Theater Day for the second year running on 27 March. Theaters in Tehran will remain open during Nowruz to welcome audiences over the holidays as mentioned above. The provinces will be announcing their programs shortly.
Iran’s Street Theater Society has also announced its special Nowruz and street plays program in Tehran for the National Theater Day.