World Theatre Day is the creation of the International Theatre Institute (ITI). It is celebrated annually on the 27th March by ITI Centres and the international theatre community. Various national and international theatre events are organized to mark this occasion. One of the most important of these is the circulation of the World Theatre Day International Message through which at the invitation of ITI, a figure of world stature shares his or her reflections on the theme of Theatre and a Culture of Peace.
Tower Hall Theatre Foundation is going to celebrate World Theatre Day 2016 collaborating with Arts Council of Sri Lanka and state Drama panel.World Theatre Day 2016 Celebration will be held on 27 March 2016 at 9.30am in "Savsiripaya"Auditorium
The Russian Dramatist Anatoly Vasiliev is the World Theatre Day Message Author 2016