In the year 1978, the Thane Municipal Corporation started to build the "Ram Ganesh Gadkari Rangayatan" theatre besides the most attractive and famous "Masunda" lake in Thane city. The inauguration function of the theatre was done by famous Natvarya Mr.Mama Pendse.
The theatre has the capacity to accommodate 1056 viewers at a time. This includes 4 green rooms, independent booking office, 1 guest section, canteen, and rehearsal hall. The garden besides the lake adds to its beauty. Since past 30 years, the record of approximately 1000 plays in a year i.e. till now 30000 plays has been successfully completed by the theatre. The theatre itself is known as the artist's and viewer's first choice for entertainment.
Thane Railway Station,
Dr. Moose Road,
Telephone No.: +91-22-25362165
Thane Kalabhavan is nestled in the lush green pentagon of the key areas of Kupurbavdi junction, Ghodbandar road, Baulkum, Dhokali and Kolshet. The three storied building is a marvelous, visually rich and conceptually provocative masterpiece of architecture. Thane Kalabhavan is 'The Art destination' in Thane. With four exhibition galleries, one art library and two conference halls, Thane Kalabhavan stimulates environment for art talents and quality programs in Thane city.
The venue promises a 360 degree experience in art, culture nd heritage all situated in the most modern setting. Globular layout space for exhibitors has an overlooking space which is well lit. Modern amenities like elevators, wash room on every floor 7 a 'Dumping Room' for artists are provided. For the first time in India, insurance cover will be provided to art exhibit and the benefit can be availed by artists. One can also avail art insurance facilities at Thane Kalabhavan. Primed with the above, Thane Kalabhavan will be the pride & joy of every Thanekar & a must visit for art aspirants into its galleries. Like a bloom flower there are three exhibition halls the 'Tansa', 'Vaitarna' & 'Bhatsa', with central overlooking has ample space for 25 to 30 art pieces exhibit. use of natural light adds to the beauty of the symphony of three galleries which have a glorious blend of natural & artificial light & centrally controlled music. Dome at the center propagates smooth light throughout all three galleries. This natural light intensifies and heightens the true colors of exhibits leaving vivid effect on everything. In order to give justice to the magnificence of each creation, solo lighting for every art piece is provided.
Old Mumbai-Agra Road,
Near Kapurbawadi Junction,
Telephone No.: +91-22-25400909
Dr. Kashinath Ghanekar Natyagruha
Thane being the lake city, it has also blossomed itself as a cultural heritage of Theatre. Dr. Kashinath Ghanekar Natyagruha is one the new proud property in Thane build for the Thaneites. The auditorium is named after eminent theatre and film personality Dr. Kashinath Ghanekar. Having best quality of acoustic panels matching to International standards, the auditorium has one big theatre with size 60 x 100, one of the biggest in Maharashtra, having the capacity of 1200 seats.
The auditorium has a mini theatre on 3rd floor having capacity of 183 seats. Along with this the property offers 2 rehearsal halls along with VIP rooms. Hiranandani Meadows being the prime location of the property it has got canteen facility and ample parking space for visitors. Another major highlight of the auditorium is the Amhi Theatre the only one in city of Thane. Dr. Kashinath Ghanekar Natyagruha has proving itself to be the technosavy entertainment hub for the citizens of Thane city.
Telephone No.: +91-22-21732525