The second International Theater Festival-2015 began at Rajshahi Town Hall playground in Rajshahi on 27 November 2015.
The eight-day theater carnival will continue till 4 December 2015. A number of theater groups of Bangladesh, India and Nepal will stage their productions in the theater festival.
State minister for public administration Ismat Ara Sadeq announced the opening of the festival, while Liyakat Ali Lucky, Director General of Shilpakala Academy, Shupryo Datta, actor of India and Dr Humayun Kabir, Deputy Commissioner of the district attended the event.
The organizers expressed the hope that the festival would open up a door in flourishing the traditional Bengali cultures.
The event, organised by Bibartan Jessore for the second year, marks the troupe's 25th founding anniversary.