Taking the reference of the iconic Play 'Purush', Marathi play Var Khali Don Paay portrays the rapist attitude of today's generation. The experimental play was relaunched in a grand style with premiere show held at Rangsharda Shabhagruha at Bandra. The play has been already appreciated by many famous and veterans of the industry. The premiere was attended by many artists from Marathi and Hindi entertainment industry.
Zee Gaurav Awards are the most prestigious awards in Marathi Film and Stage industry. Zee Natya Gaurav Awards 2017 was held recently in Mumbai, which was attended by Marathi Theatres' veterans and young artists too. Amar Photo Studio won 8 awards in the Commerical Play categories, It was nominated in 12 categories. Best Play award was won by 'Magna Talyakathi'.
Every year Sanskruti Kaladarpan Gaurav Rajani Awards are presented to the best in the field of Marathi films, theatre and televison. This year too the awards show starts with the announcement of final 7 Marathi plays to be choosen for its theatre awards category. This is 17th year of the awards show.