Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate's dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, will celebrate a decade of success with the 10th edition of the Dubai Festival for Youth Theatre.
Dubai Festival for Youth Theatre is in line with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to create a city of happy, creative and empowered people. The festival will provide an ideal platform for theatre groups in the country to showcase their skills to the public in a series of new and creative ways.
The festival seeks to highlight performing arts talents based in the UAE, by encouraging local theatre groups in the country to produce plays and showcase them during the festival, as well as awarding the best performances and participants during the festival’s closing ceremony. Seminars will also be held each day to keep track of the development of participants’ skills, and to raise their profiles by promoting their work across a number of media channels.The festival will provide an ideal platform for ambitious directors, writers, young actors, stage technicians, designers of clothing and accessories, technicians, lighting, and make-up artists.