A national children's theatre festival organised by Navarang, a children's theatre group here, will be inaugurated by Prasanna, a theatre personality from Karnataka, at the Town Hall here on June 1.

The inauguration will be followed by presentation of playsThe Home Coming, a Malayalam adaptation of a short story by Rabindranath Tagore directed by K.V. Ganesh for Rangachethana, Thrissur, andKalanjupoya Chiri presented by Devasrayam, written by Prof. S. Ramanujam and directed by Kannan Palakkad.

The festival will showcase 13 plays from different States besides Malayalam plays. – Staff Reporter