Theatre and Performing Arts festival kicks off with 11 groups in competition.
On the 18th of September, the air in Bat Valley was filled with excitement and expectation as 11 out of the 15 participating groups gathered for the orientation of the much-anticipated "Theatre and Performing Arts Festival 2nd edition." This vibrant event, co-organized by the Mariam Ndagire Film & Performing Arts Centre and Bat Valley Theatre, is set to be a celebration of Ugandan theatre, a platform for nurturing new talent, and a resurrection of the magic of live performances.
Omumbejja Mariam Ndagire, the Festival Director, stood at the forefront of this grand initiative. With a heart brimming with passion, she expressed her dedication to rekindling the spirit of Ugandan theatre during the orientation. "We're here to empower new talent and bring back the magic of theatre," she proclaimed, setting the tone for a festival that promised to be nothing short of spectacular.