The Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture has disclosed that in spot of the ultra-modern day theatres promised the business, her outfit is renovating existing cultural centres right up until funding to make theatres are secured.
In accordance to Barbara Oteng Gyasi, operates on the Eastern Region’s Cultural Centre have currently been accomplished whilst other individuals are nonetheless ongoing.
“Cultural centres in the regional capitals had been in a extremely weak point out. A decision was taken to rehabilitate them in the interim to provide an avenue for the sector,” she advised George Quaye on Showbiz A-Z, on Pleasure FM.
The cultural centre in the Ashanti Location is staying renovated at the second with hopes it would be prepared by the close of the yr, she mentioned.
The Tourism Minister extra that is effective on the Takoradi cultural centre are yet to get started.
The cultural centre in the Japanese Location, in Koforidua, has been rehabilitated. We are currently doing the job on the just one in the Ashanti Location – Hon Barbara Oteng Gyasi (Tourism Minister)
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Mrs Oteng Gyasi, however, exposed that because Ashanti Location is the bane of the film sector, the ministry and the mayor of Kumasi have been engaging a Chinese organization, which have expressed fascination in creating the ultra-fashionable theatre.
“They have performed all the layouts (and) they have determined the land for it. So the up coming thing we are going to do is to have interaction the Minister of Finance to see the economic window we can have to make certain that that task can also start,” she included.
If the go in advance is specified the estimated time for the task to be entire is two decades, she stated.
She discussed that the style for the theatre is elaborate and would be an “icon” in the Ashanti Area and for the leisure sector when concluded.