More than 180 dramatic literature works were submitted to the secretariat of the 36th Fadjr International Theater Festival as the deadline ended.
Asghar Nouri, secretary of the Dramatic Literature Award section of the festival, said that as the deadline for submission was ended, 183 works applied for taking part at two professional and production sections of the festival, Iran Theater reported.
The submitted works would be handed over to the jury members of each section and final contenders would be announced after the review, he said, adding that the award winners would be announced in the closing ceremony of the sections.
Nouri explained that the final competitors would be announced on January 3 and winners would be introduced on January 6 at the closing ceremony.
Meanwhile, he said that the festival would pay tribute to three playwrights at the closing ceremony.