"Tower Prabhaswara", a modern tradition of Tower era, organized by Tower Hall Theater Foundation with the aim of bequeathing and preserving the dying intangible heritage to the new generation, for audience enjoyment and achieving the main objectives of Tower Hall Theater Foundation on 29th December 2022 It was held at Maradana Elphinstone Theater at 6.30 pm.
A fresh performance experience featuring Gramerphone songs and Noorti, Nadagam, Teater scenes, which became more popular during the tower hall era, known as the most unique era of Noorti art, to bring Sri Lankan people to the theatres, encourage creators, direct them to re-create, and develop audience entertainment. Lionel Gunathilake, Nishanka Diddeniya, Ranjani Perera, Nimal Jayasinghe, Rodney Warnakula, Yamuna Malani, Ruwan Danansuriya, Prasanna Fonseka, Sandun Wijesiri, Udeni Chandrasiri, W.A. Nimal Jayasinghe, Ratnasheela Perera, Kanchanamala Mahavithana, Ivanka Peiris, Chandi Ranatunga, Wasantha Gunawardena, Sripali Amaratunga, Wilfred Perera, Chaminda Madgedara, with the melodious voice of Pathum Danansuriya, with the beautiful Maddal playing of Mahendra Gunasinghe and Nandana Gunasinghe, with the musical harmony of the state band led by Janaka Fonseka. The "Tower Prabhaswara" concert can be termed as an effort of the Tower Hall Theater Foundation to present to the Sri Lankan society in a manner suitable for the modern age, in the form of the state dance troupe under the guidance of Prof. Ariyaratne Kaluarachchi, and in the guise of state award winner Prakash Galgewala.
For this occasion, Honorable Prime Minister of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Dinesh Gunawardena, Honorable Minister of Buddhasasana, Religious and Cultural Affairs, Vidura Wickramanayake, Secretary of Buddhasasana, Ministry of Religious and Cultural Affairs, Somaratne Vidanapathirana, Buddhasasana, Additional Secretary (Development) of the Heritage Division of the Ministry of Religious and Cultural Affairs. K.A.D.R. Nishanthi Jayasinghe, Director of Cultural Affairs, Tarani Anoja Gamage, Buddhasasana, Additional Secretary (Administration) Ministry of Religious and Cultural Affairs, S.G. Palliaguru, Director General of Tower Hall Theater Foundation, Dr. D.M.S. Dissanayake and others participated.