FESTIVAL "POMEGRANATE SEED" KICKS OFF IN YEREVAN

Panorama.am
18:08 20/11/06

The sixth republican children's theater festival "Pomegranate seed"
kicked off in Yerevan today. In the words of the chairwoman of the
organizational committee, Hasmik Karapetyan, the contest was held in
two stages this year. The festival opened with a play "Children of
Yengibarov" of Pushkin school of Yerevan.

The festival has been conducted since the year 2000.

Since 2004, the state has been releasing funds from the state budget
for Pomegranate Seed. The festival is also part of a government
program on children until 2012.