(Persia Digest) – The 36th Fajr International Theater Festival is host to 36 guest theaters as from 21 January 2018.
The Festival Secretariat has issued a statement, announcing that this year’s event is for theatre actors of Iran with various approaches. This year’s edition is a “Celebration of the Iranian Theater” and stresses on pluralism, providing the grounds for wider communities and generations to participate.
Based on the diversity of theater productions, 13 plays have been selected from this year’s plays, nine from the International Competition category of previous years, five from offstage performances, five works from the productions of young artists, and four works centered on the characters and events of the Islamic Revolution and the Holy Defense.
The 36th Fajr International Theater Festival will run from 22 December 2017 to 2 January 2018 in the seven categories of Specialize Theater, Iranian Theater Review, International Theater, Guests, Offstage, as well as Fajr, Iranian Theater competition, and the International Theater Competition.