About Guwahati Theatre Festival

Theatre is an art form that brings people together to celebrate, challenge and provoke through the telling of stories. Theatre is live, and in the present world art is consumed through live-streams, computers and so on. The city life and its habits miss that extraordinary atmosphere, the intrinsic beauty of the art-form and sense of grounding and presence that theatre gives. The Guwahati theatre festival aims to showcase world-class performances with quality entertainment, working towards becoming a prestigious landmark in the cultural landscape of Guwahati. The idea of the festival is to bring spectrum of plays from all over india to allow audiences in Guwahati to get a feel of how production works and what kind of innovation are taking place in the outside theatres which are not from assam. The one-of-a-kind event aims to provide a platform in the region for diverse range of world class performing groups, local as well as national, to showcase their performances amongst new audiences infusing freshness and vivacity. The annual festival, now in its second year, visions to create a dynamic platform bringing new and dynamic voices & performances to the stage. The festival has fulfilled the avid appetite of the city to experience and understand the relevance of theatre; in context of our human relationships, culture and stereotypes

Vision & Mission


Guwahati theatre festival is committed to showcasing quality performances, working towards becoming the prestigious entertainment landmark in the cultural landscape of Guwahati.

  • To bring in world class performances to Guwahati infusing freshness and vivacity to the audience of the city.
  • To build culture and promote the culture of appreciating various forms of performing arts amongst new audience.
  • To offer a platform in the region for diverse varieties of performing, from across the nation, and international borders offering them to showcase their performance.
  • To provide learning opportunities to local youth, groups and enthusiastic through workshops and experts in the field of performing arts.

Festival highlights

  • Nationally acclaimed plays
  • Workshops on theatre by eminent theatre personalities
  • Theatre Competition among school and college groups
  • Interactive sessions
  • Life in Theatre Award for life time contribution to theatre
  • After Event Parties

The Organizer


The Guwahati Theatre Festival is organised by G Plus, an English weekly offering the evolved and informed Guwahatians ultra-local news, analyses and high-quality reading material bringing with it a global outlook. It is an infotainment tabloid that captures the true interest and feel of the vibrancy of Guwahati as a city. With a distinct local flavour, the tabloid provides an exciting collection of well researched and creative stories, opinions along with analytical and incisive insights besides interesting features and snippets from different and exhaustive segments. From analyses of news of the city, vox populi, business, politics, fashion & lifestyle, society, events, careers, life, reviews, travel, etc. the tabloid covers all. G Plus aims to become the soul of the city by connecting with its people through integrated dynamics.

Insight Brandcom:

The Guwahati Theatre Festival is co organised by Insight Brandcom was established in December 2011. In its journey of 6 years it has provided 360 degree marketing communications services and integrated multi-discipline communication design solutions. Insight Brandcom provides services in brand planning, brand management, advertising, media planning, media buying and public relations. Insight Brandcom believes that customized strategic engagement solutions integrate creativity, consumer insights and technology to deliver measurable results for any brand.

Contact us
4A, Royale Arcade, B Barooah Road
Email: guwahatitheatrefestival@gmail.com
phone: +91 84860 00330 | +91 84860 02303
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