Sri Lankan artistes will get a fully fledged theatre. The new Performing Arts theatre is coming up in Colombo.
Sri Lankan artistes will be able to enjoy facilities which they had not hitherto received with the construction of this new theatre. It is equipped with all modern facilities. There are facilities to accommodate a large audience in addition to modern lighting facilities. The estimated cost of this complex is 2340 million rupees. It is being built with assistance from the Chinese Government. The work was launched in the year 2008. The Performing Arts Theatre is due to be entrusted to artistes before the end of this year.