His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has announced the establishment of the “Theatre People Association,” which will sponsor and support the actors in different Arab countries.
His Highness made the announcement while addressing the closing ceremony of the 29th edition of Sharjah Theatre Days, which was organised on Wednesday, at the Sharjah Culture Palace.
During his speech, His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah addressed the loss of theatre by losing Yahya Al Haj, and Humaid Sembayj, who gave much to the theatre, Cultural Palace also expressed his condolences to their families and assured them of his support.
His Highness pointed out on the importance of theatrical festivals that are organised throughout the Arab world, which gathers the artists to develop the theatre, noting that Sharjah Performing Arts Academy will have a significant role in developing the theatre scientifically, practically and technically.
During the closing ceremony, the jury committee praised the support of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah, which result in promoting the level of theatre among the Arab world.
His Highness honoured the winners of Sharjah Theatre Days at its 29th edition.