Launch of the First Saudi Theater Festival

King Khalid University, Media Center

Under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Education Dr. Ahmed Al-Issa, the activities of the First Theater Festival of Saudi Universities were launched on Sunday morning the 22nd of Rabi Al-Awwal. King Khalid University organized the Festival to be held at the Lasan Campus Theater over the next five days.

The opening ceremony will take place at 11 am in the University Theater of Al-Mahala. In addition to the participating theater performances, the festival includes theatrical symposiums after each stage performance, with the popular participation of a number of acclaimed theater stars.

Ten theater teams will participate in the festival. They represent numerous Saudi universities. Their participation is in accordance with all the requirements and standards aligned with the Saudi Arabian Society for Cultural and Arts. Namely, the performance should ensure audience sensitivity, in particular, the youth. Moreover, there must be a minimally acceptable level of technical equipment used for each participant.

The performances will include the following in the table below.



King Faisal University


Taibah University


King Abdulaziz University


Jeddah University

Don Quixote on Snape Shot

Imam Abdulrahman bin Faisal University


Jazan University

Station Does Not Leave

King Khalid University

Beyond the Darkness

King Saud University


Taif University