The theatre section will bring an array of plays, ranging from folk theatre from rural India to contemporary and exceptional urban theatre. The audience will witness panel discussions, readings, monologue acts and more, by prominent, as also upcoming theatre groups and stalwarts from the Hindi, English, Gujarati and Parsi Gujarati theatre for its theatre lovers.

The year 2020 symbolizes faith and trust in relationships and resonates with compassion and how one should be more compassionate to the feelings of others. What then would be a better theme for this year’s Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, than “Rising”: a celebration of all the aspects of theatre that express awakening, strength, self-ownership, confidence and independence that defies all social expectations.