Home The 32nd International Amateur Theater Festival begins

The 32nd International Amateur Theater Festival begins

The 32nd International Amateur Theater Festival, organized by Denizli Metropolitan Municipality this year, will start with the cortege to be performed at 5 pm on Saturday, May 5, 2018. A total of 24 theatre groups, 6 of them from abroad, will put on stage 16 shows and 30 plays for Denizli.
03.05.2018

The 32nd International Amateur Theater Festival, organized by Denizli Metropolitan Municipality this year, will be held on May 5-13. A total of 24 groups will attend this year's festival organized in Denizli, the capital of amateur theatre. The workshops will bring colour to the festival as well as the groups coming from Denizli and abroad. Valuable actors such as Çetin Altay, Umut Oğuz, Serdar Orçin, Dilek Çelebi, Özer Tunca, Yunus Derli, İlter Baturay and Burcu Aksakal will participate in the festival where theatre lovers can also participate in the workshops. Famous artists will share their experiences in workshops with Denizli.


Detailed program on www.denizli.bel.tr/tiyatro/


Denizli Metropolitan Municipality International Amateur Theater Festival will begin on Saturday, May 5, 2018, at 17:00,  with a cortege that will start from in front of  Denizli Governorship and will continue until 15 Temmuz Delikliçınar Şehitler Square. Here, a wreath presenting ceremony, opening speeches and a street show will be held. About 300 amateur theatre players will participate in the festival. During the festival that will bring together Denizli people with the theatre, 3 street show groups will perform 16 shows and 21 theatre groups will put on the stage 30 theatre plays. Besides the city centre, 8 different plays will meet with the theatre lovers from  Acıpayam, Sarayköy, Tavas and Çivril districts. Theatre lovers can also find detailed information about the festival on http://www.denizli.bel.tr/tiyatro/


Denizli, the Capital of Amateur Theaters


Denizli Metropolitan Mayor Osman Zolan said that the giant organization that started in 1984 continues to be worthy of the brand value of Denizli. Stating that the Denizli Metropolitan Municipality gives a great importance to culture and art, Mayor Osman Zolan said: ''We are excited to bring together once again the theatre lovers with the International Amateur Theater Festival. This is an organization worthy of the capital of amateur theatres, which is considered Denizli. We, as Denizli Metropolitan Municipality are making everything for the cultural and artistic development of Denizli because Denizli deserves the best. I hope our festival will be auspicious, I invite all our citizens to watch these beautiful theatre plays, ''he said.