Dramebaaz brought theatre and film into the spotlight with Curtain Call and Lights, Camera, Action. Teams competed with trailers of their work for the opportunity to present their plays and movies during the fest.
And Then There Were None – a timeless classic by Agatha Christie adapted to the theater stage by Aaina Dramatics.
Muchos En Uno was a four-play event by ADA that focused on pertinent social issues. ADA tried to get their message across using engaging and humorous plays. The evening’s line-up ranged from satirical sketches on the traditional Indian household to romantic thrillers, while also incorporating a supernatural-themed play with darker undertones to it.
Rashōmon by ADA, in association with Betaal, is a Yakshagana remake of the Japanese classic directed by Akira Kurosawa. The play was beautifully sculpted by ex-MIT student, Abhinav Grover, and was performed as one of several acts under MILAP, Manipal University’s literary and arts festival. Read on to find out more.
Being a campus brimming with cultural diversity and incredible creativity, the celebrations at MIT are always something that we here look forward to. Read on to take a peek at this colourful aspect of MIT.
ADA’s Yakshagana version of Akira Kurosawa’s classic film ‘Rashomon ’, was a reminder that the definitions of ‘good’ and ‘bad’ are never absolute.
‘Laugh until your belly hurts and then laugh just a little bit more’ Dramanon’s Comikaze-VII took this as a challenge and succeeded with excellent plays infused with impressive humour.
A boy murders his own father in what comes off as a very straightforward case of homicide. A single juror opposes the obvious verdict drawing the observer into an intense, emotionally charged debate touching upon the prejudices and lives of the American society of the fifties.
An event that showcased not only the fluidity and softness of dance, but the strength and history behind one of India’s oldest art forms.
Taking a look at one of the college’s premier drama troupes presenting a Sunday evening double feature.