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Honorary Worker of Culture
On March 10, The National Theatre Day, the presentation of “Honorary Worker of Culture” badge and “Summit” awards was held in the State Musical Theatre organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The Board member of the Centre, a theatre actor, Honoured Artist Shovgi Huseynov got “Summit” award and theatre actor Muharram Musayev got the badge of “Honorary Worker of Culture”.
Starting from March 19 the Novruz holiday was held in our theatre.
“Novruz Holiday” is enlisted to the “intangible cultural heritage list” of UNESCO as a world heritage masterpiece with the supreme and universal values on September 30, 2009.
At the festival, representatives of Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, as well as Iran and Turkey demonstrated their folk art and their national cuisine.
It is gratifying to note that, Novruz festivities are celebrating in many countries around the world, even in the European Parliament, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkey, Kyrgyzstan, India, Belgium embassies and co-organized by UNESCO and the European Delegation of the European Union Parliament.