World Theatre Day is celebrated every year on March 27th worldwide. People supports local theater by responding to calls for auditions, stage assistance, fundraising and attending performances. People also uses #WorldTheaterDay to share World Theatre Day awareness on social media.

Actually, World Theatre Day is to create awareness about the loosing importance of Theatre.

That's why here we have created here the best collection of the best World Theatre Day Quotes, Message, Wishes, Theme, History, Meaning, Speech, Observation, Images & Poster.


29+ (Best) World Theatre Day Quotes, Message, Wishes, Theme, History, Meaning, Speech, Observation, Images, Poster


History

The International Theatre Institute created the day in 1961, and each year their message is spread across stages around the world through dramatic performances. For more information visit www.world-theatre-day.org.


COVID -19 Outbreak - World Theatre Day

Due to covid19 outbreak the ITI has decided to conduct the activities online. In order to continue this ITI  has encouraged all centres cooperating members and friends of ITI to send a video to chen.simin(at)iti-worldwide.org as soon as possible.


29+ (Best) World Theatre Day Quotes, Message, Wishes, Theme, History, Meaning, Speech, Observation, Images, Poster


World Theatre Day Quotes

1. Theatre is the art form of the present: it exists only in the present, and then it’s gone. - Simon McBurney

2. Great theatre is about challenging how we think and encouraging us to fantasize about a world we aspire to. - Willem Dafoe

3. Theatre exists only because it is overwhelming because its acting is astonishing. Where a theatre and its acting are merely ‘good,’ merely ‘correct,’ merely ‘in the proper style,’ theatre dies a slow death. - Robert Cohen

4. The theater is a great equalizer: it is the only place where the poor can look down on the rich. - Will Rogers

5. The more you go to a theatre and the more you hear stories you aren't necessarily familiar with, the more open you become. - Lynn Nottage

6. Theatre is a concentrate of life as normal. Theatre is a purified version of real life, an extraction, an essence of human behavior that is stranger and more tragic and more perfect than everything that is ordinary about me and you. - Eleanor Catton

7. Theatre is immediate gratification. - Chita Rivera

8. Theatre is relatively easy if you're British - you're living in the theatre capital of the world, London - there are so many places you can work, still. If I had begun to think of myself as a film actor, I think I would have got distracted. - Ian Mckellen

9. It's communication - that's what theatre is all about. - Chita Rivera

10. I want to do theatre. I love theatre. - Heath Ledger


11. The theatre, like the fresco, is art fitted to its place. And therefore it is above all else the human art, the living art. - Roman Rolland

12. Film is a much lonelier process than theatre. You really don't have any rehearsal time in film. You don't shape it together... with theatre, there is a complete kind of family atmosphere. The sociable side of this business is the theatrical side, it really isn't the film side. - Keira Knightley

13. The theatre, when all is said and done, is not life in miniature, but life enormously magnified, life hideously exaggerated. - H. L. Mencken

14. The theatre is a spiritual and social X-ray of its time. - Stella Adler

15. In the theatre the audience wants to be surprised but by things that they expect. - Tristan Bernard

16. Theatre is a series of insurmountable obstacles on the road to imminent disaster. - Tom Stoppard


29+ (Best) World Theatre Day Quotes, Message, Wishes, Theme, History, Meaning, Speech, Observation, Images, Poster

Theatre Quotes For World Theatre Day

17. With theatre, you have to be ready for anything. - Willem Dafoe

18. I feel like I've been marinated in Australian theatre. - Cate Blanchett

19. The theatre was created to tell people the truth about life and the social situation. - Stella Adler

20. Coughing in the theatre is not a respiratory ailment. It is criticism. - Alan Jay Lerner

21. It is not theatre that is indispensable, but something quite different. To cross the frontiers between you and me. - Jerzy Grotowski

22. I love theatre, and you learn too much as an actor and enjoy too much of it not to want to go back a lot. - Benedict Cumberbatch


23. Theatre is immediate, it's alive, you're there with the audience, it can't be done again and again and again and again, it's organic. - Kim Cattrall

24. The theatre is so endlessly fascinating because it’s so accidental. It’s so much like life. - Arthur Miller

25. Acting is merely the art of keeping a large group of people from coughing. - Ralph Richardson

26. You need three things in the theatre — the play, the actors and the audience, and each must give something. - Kenneth Haigh

27. Movies will make you famous; Television will make you rich; But theatre will make you good. - Terrence Mann

28. If you want to help the American theatre, don't be an actress, be an audience. - Tallulah Bankhead

29. The word theatre comes from the Greeks. It means the seeing place. It is the place people come to see the truth about life and the social situation. - Stella Adler

30. The finest definition of theatre that I have come across is ‘one actor-one audience'. - Naseeruddin Shah

World Theatre Day

World Theatre Day 2020 Message

The author of the Message of World Theatre Day 2020 is: Shahid Nadeem, Pakistan.

Shahid Nadeem is Pakistan’s leading playwright and head of the renowned Ajoka Theatre.

Shahid Nadeem was born in 1947 in Sopore, Kashmir. He became a refugee at the tender age of 1, when his family had to migrate to the newly-created Pakistan after the 1948 war between India and Pakistan over the disputed state of Kashmir. He has lived in Lahore, Pakistan where he did his Masters in Psychology from the Punjab University. He wrote his first play as a university student but became a dedicated playwright when he started contributing from his political exile in London, plays for Pakistan’s dissident theatre group, Ajoka, set up by Madeeha Gauhar, a pioneer theatre activist, whom he later married. Shahid Nadeem has written more than 50 original plays in Punjabi and Urdu and several adaptations of Brecht’s plays.


Conclusion

Now a days, theatres are very rare in the theatres industry. People are forgetting theatres and the importance of theatres and World Theatres Day is celebrated to share the awareness of the theatres to the people. That's why here we have shared some of the best World Theatre Day Quotes, Message, Wishes, Theme, History, Meaning, Speech, Observation, Images & Poster with you to share it on your social media profiles like Facebook, Whatsapp and Instagram. Share & support to the theatres!