Social Research Cultural and Art Foundation (TAKSAV) was founded by leading intellectuals, scientists and artists of Turkey in 1993. Since it was founded; seminars, courses and similar activities have been given in the fields of science, cultivation, and art in order to support development and expansion.
The 22nd International Ankara Theater Festival, which has been arranged every year since 1996, will be arranged between 24th November – 4th December 2017 this year. Mainly amateur theater groups have taken place besides Professional theatre groups.
Up to this day, 750 different groups have exhibited 850 games, 40 workshops, 28 panels and have participated in 53 interviews. To date, 87 different countries have participated in 47 different countries and 98 games have been exhibited.