Organised by Minerva Natyasanskriti Charchakendra (A State Theatre Repertory of Government of West Bengal) Minerva Natyasanskriti Charchakendra, the State Theatre Repertory of Government of West Bengal, started the National Theatre Festival in Kolkata two years ago. The festival has been acknowledged as one of the most prestigious theatre festivals in India The 3rd National Theatre Festival will be held in Kolkata dung 11th to 15th February, 2017 to showcase the outstanding theatre productions of India. Applications are invited from interested theatre groups in the prescribed Proforma (available along with other details on the MNC"s website www.minervanatyasanskriticharchakendra.org) along with a clear recording of CD/DVD with Subtitles in English. Only one entry from a group will be accepted. Solo productions will not be considered. The decision of the Selection Committee will be final and binding for all. Last date for receipt of applications addressed to The Secretary. Minerva Natyasanskriti Charchakendra, 6, Utpal Dutta Sarani, Kolkata 700006, is 30th November 2016.