To the results of the 3rd Republican Review Festival of Theaters of Uzbekistan ‘We Extol You, Our Contemporary’ the best have been awarded for the creation of the most distinctive composite character of the present day.
The Uzbek National Academic Drama Theater has hosted the awarding ceremony of the festival, which is organized by the Ministry of Culture and Sports of Uzbekistan in conjunction with the Uzbekteatr Creative Production Association.
It was reported within five festival days the participated theater troupes performed new plays illustrating the images of the modern-day hero.
The jury awarded the first prize to the play ‘Orol Bobo’ (Old Father Aral) staged by the Kashkadaryo Regional Music Drama Theater. The play ‘Burch’ (Duty) of the Bukhara Regional Music Drama Theater came second. Third prize went to two plays – ‘Ildiz’ (Roots) of the Karakalpakstan State Theater of Young Spectators, and the play ‘Kuvonch’ (Joy) of the Mukimiy Uzbek State Music Theater.