A 10-day inter-university theatre festival was inaugurated at the open stage of Jahangirnagar University on Sunday.
The festival, organised by Jahangirnagar Theatre, will feature plays by theatre and performance studies department of Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul University, drama and dramatics department of Jahangirnagar University, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, theatre and performance studies department of Dhaka University, BUET Drama Society and theatre department of Chittagong University.
The host troupe Jahangirnagar Theatre will stage two plays at the festival, including, Manush and Hat Hadai.
Mukhora Ramanir Barshikaran, a translation of Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew by martyred intellectual Munier Chowdhury, was staged by Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul University students on the opening day of the festival.
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