State Academic Drama Theatre and State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet both widely celebrating “World Theatre Day” in Mongolia.
“Mongolia is country with an ancient tradition of theatre arts”
Modern cultural organizations, including clubs and “Red Ger”, established on the basis of the amateur movement, drawing their origins in the ger theatre, palace theatre and religious theatrical performances, widely developed after the 1921 revolution all over Mongolia and have increased the cultural and art services. The State Central Theatre was established by resolution 50, adopted be the Bureau of Affairs of the Mongolian Government on November 12, 1931, taking into consideration the actual requirements to unite the movement of amateurs and to develop it to a new stage.
The International Theatre Institute initiated world Theatre Day in 1961. ITI Centers and the international theatre community celebrate it annually on The 27th March. Various national and international theatre events are organized to mark this occasion. One of the most important of these is the circulation of the World Theatre Day Message through which at the invitation of ITI, a figure of world stature shares his or her reflections on the theme of Theatre and a Culture of Peace. The first World Theatre Day Message was written by Jean Cocteau in 1962.
Nevertheless to say, do not miss your chance to watch the classics of world curated in Mongolia and traditional folklore concerts.