Dhaka, August 28 (UNB) – Drama troupe Chandrakala Theatre’s new production ‘Sheikh Saadi’ began its journey on stage in the capital on Thursday.
The inaugural show was staged it the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy’s National Theatre Hall in the evening.
The drama was arranged in collaboration with the Cultural Affairs Ministry and Iranian Culture Centre in Dhaka.
State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khaled was present at the inaugural ceremony while President of Chandrakotha theatre group Mamunur Rashid presided over the ceremony.
The play, based on the great Persian poet Sheikh Saadi’s grand life, is written by Apurba Kumar Kundu, while H R Anik directed and portrayed the role of the great poet.
Hamidur Rahman Pappu directed the music while Fazle Rabbi Sukarna designed the stage.
The production assistant for this play is the Iranian Cultural Centre in Dhaka.