There has been no infrastructure made for the preservation of traditional, folk and performing arts in Bangladesh. But Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy and other cultural institutions are promoting in this field by arranging folk music festivals and people's theatre and folk theatre.
Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy Act, 1974 (enact. 19 February 1974)
To encourage and promote the growth and development of fine and performing arts and national culture.
Music: (a)Vocal music, (b)Instrumental music
Folk - Theatre
(1)Bangladesh Television, Rampura, Dhaka
(2)Radio Bangladesh, Agargaon, Dhaka
Form of documentation: audio cassette, video cassette
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There are some institutions other than the National level's who are providing the formal education on traditional and folk performing arts. Some of their names are given below:
(a)Government Music College, Dhaka
(b)Bul Bul Lalitkala Academy, Dhaka
(c)Center for Education, Creative and Performing Arts, 64/C Green Road, Dhaka
Mr. Azad Rahaman
Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (National Academy of Fine & Performing Arts)
Address: Segunbagicha, Ramna, Dhaka - 1000, Bangladesh