Started in 1967, as an initiative by J.R.D. Tata and Dr. Jamshed J. Bhabha to preserve and promote art and culture in the country, the National Centre for the Performing Arts
, Mumbai, is one of India's most prestigious arts centres.
With 5 modern performance spaces
(Jamshed Bhabha Theatre, Tata Theatre, Experimental Theatre, Dance Theatre Godrej and Little Theatre), libraries, galleries, music archives, recording rooms, and a slew of programmatic, educational and research activities
, the NCPA is India's only
holistic performing arts centre. It presents over 600 events a year
in a rich multi-lingual tapestry, across Theatre, Music, Film, Dance and Photography.
In 2006, the NCPA gave India its first fully professional symphony orchestra - The Symphony Orchestra of India.
For more information, visit www.ncpamumbai.com