Doha Theatre Festival opens at Katara

 22 Mar 2014 - 4:23


Doha: The Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage H E Dr. Hamad bin Abdul Aziz Al Kuwari yesterday opened Doha Theatre Festival at Katara Drama Theatre. 
In his speech, the minister said many events in the theatrical field will be held in the coming days, including workshops and an contest in playwriting, and a forum for playwrights in Qatar which will be held in the last week of April every year.  He said work was under way to create an electronic library for theatre documentation, and admission to the theatre studies programme will be announced soon in collaboration with the Community College in Doha. The programme will result in an applied science degree in the field of theatre.