Prof. P.N. Prakash presided over the function. An exhibition of theatre-related photographs and posters, curated by Sadanand Menon, inaugurated by the School of Drama Director G. Kumara Varma. The plays 'Kuruthippaadam' and Chumarukal' were staged.
M.S. Sathyu, critic Sadanand Menon, dramatist G. Kumara Varma and academic M.V. Narayanan will take part in seminars to be held on April 4. The festival will end on April 5.