This is the story of December Fest - Pakistan’s first ever theatre festival solely focusing on human rights. Held over 24th and 25th December, 2003, in Lahore, it featured several plays and short skits in Urdu and Punjabi highlighting the importance of human rights in our society to reach out to the public.
The acts included:
- “Shaitan ka Isteefa” (Satan’s resignation) by Ali Institute of Education
- “Gila” (Complaint) by Imperial College for Business Studies
- “Koi mera qassoor vi tay dassay?” (Can you explain to me what my mistake was?) by Maas Theatre
- “Entanglement” installation by Ahmer Farooq