promote international exchange of knowledge
and ideas in performing arts (Drama/Dance Music/Theatre/Puppetry
/Film) in order to consolidate peace and friendship
between people, deepen mutual understanding
and increase creative co-operation between all
people in the theatre arts.
To enact a global identity through performing
arts and collaborations which will obey no man
made barriers and broaden the horizons of the
human mind with the messages of understanding,
love, and kindness.
To expose the public to a broad range and variety
of performing arts.
Encourage activities and creation in the field
of the live performing arts (Drama, Dance, Music,
Theatre, Puppetry, Film)
Widen and increase existing collaboration between
performing arts disciplines and organization,
both national and international.
Co-operate actively in the development of the
“Performing Arts of Nations” and
encourage and co-ordinate the organization of
the arts congresses, workshops and meetings
of experts, as we as Festival, exhibitions and
competitions, both on regional and interregional
Defend the free development of performing arts
and contribute to the protection of the rights
of performing arts professionals.
Give an opportunity to foreign groups to visit
Pakistan for development work on performing
arts in Pakistan.
Harmonize strained relations between different
countries, which can be brought together through
the driving force of performing arts.
To stand up for the freedom of speech through
To bring about awareness of issues that concern
our society such as education, civic sense,
drug abuse etc.
To keep alive the tradition of live performance.
To promote the image the Pakistan as a country
rich in culture as well as presenting our people
as a nation open and eager to learn about the
traditions and arts of other countries.
To create continuity between the new and traditional
art forms and concepts of performing art.
To educate the public specifically the younger
generation in the classical art forms.
To prepare an institutional framework for the
development of performing arts.