Tag: Theatre

Theatre has the ability to promote Kannada language: Hamsalekha
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Theatre has the ability to promote Kannada language: Hamsalekha

November 21, 2020

Ta.Su. Shamaraya’s book ‘Kannada Nataka’ released Mysore/Mysuru: Rangayana, Mysuru, in association with the District Sharana Sahitya Parishat, Talukina Venkannaiah Smaraka Grantha Male and Rajeshwari Vastralankara Ranga Thanda, had organised a programme at Sriranga auditorium in Rangayana premises on Thursday where senior scholar Ta. Su. Shamaraya’s (TaSuSha) book ‘Kannada Nataka’ (re-print) was released.  Speaking after releasing…

‘No screening of movies till Govt. fulfills demands’
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‘No screening of movies till Govt. fulfills demands’

November 2, 2020

Total loss to industry was around Rs.6,300 crore, says Karnataka Film Exhibitors Federation  Mysore/Mysuru: Karnataka Film Exhibitors Federation has decided not to screen movies till the State Government met their charter of demands which included tax rebate and increasing the number of spectators. Addressing a news conference here recently, Federation President R.R.Odugoudar said the theatre…

It’s Showtime
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It’s Showtime

October 15, 2020

DRC Cinemas re-open after 225 days Screens Kannada movie ‘Love Mocktail’ Mysore/Mysuru: DRC Cinemas in the city became the one and only cinema hall to screen movies after 225 days of closure following outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic. Except this, no other single screen or multiplexes were re-opened in Mysuru today. Not bothered about the number…

Film theatres in the State  likely to open from Aug. 1
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Film theatres in the State likely to open from Aug. 1

July 28, 2020

State awaiting Centre’s green signal Bengaluru: The Karnataka entertainment industry (theatres and multiplexes) is hoping to return to business from Aug. 1 and the State is waiting for the green signal by the Centre.  The Government is set to frame fresh guidelines for Unlock 3.0 which will come into force from Aug. 1 as the…

Theatre personality calls for labour-intensive and job-creative economic policy
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Theatre personality calls for labour-intensive and job-creative economic policy

November 4, 2019

Mysuru: Theatre personality and social activist Prasanna  has said that what the country needed today is an eco-friendly, labour-intensive and job-creative economic policy as against what he termed ‘monster economy’ that was capital-intensive coupled with automation  and capitalism. He was speaking at a lecture programme organised by Gram Seva Sangha on the concept of ‘sacred…

Weekend plays at Mini Theatre in Kalamandira
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Weekend plays at Mini Theatre in Kalamandira

April 12, 2019

• Rangavalli’s comedy play ‘Samsaradalli Sanidapa’ • Bangalore Theatre Collective’s ‘Ondu Preetiya Kathe’ Mysuru: The ‘Virtuous Burglar’ is one of Italian actor and playwright Dario Fo’s best known farces. Rangavalli, an amateur theatre troupe from Mysuru, will  be staging the comedy play ‘Samsaradalli Sanidapa’ based on K.V. Akshara’s translation of ‘Virtuous Burglar,’ directed by Raviprasad….

Seminar on theatre on July 23
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Seminar on theatre on July 23

July 16, 2017

Mysuru: The city’s Desiranga Samskruthika Samsthe in association with Sri Rajeshwari Vastralankara will be organising a seminar on the topic ‘Rangabhoomi Kayaka Nishthe’ at 10.30 am on July 23 at Maneyangala, Kalamandira. Senior theatre personality Dr.H.K. Ramnath will inaugurate the programme. The seminar will be followed by an interaction. For details call Mob: 98444-27129.

Off-stage dramatics
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Off-stage dramatics

June 5, 2017

A former Chief Minister of Karnataka with credentials known to the literature-savvy sections of society, speaking at a book release function last week in Mysuru, opined that “Time has come to revive theatre activities,” as reported in a section of the press. According to him, staging Kannada plays in other States and creating a platform…

Children’s Literary Club conducts 3-week workshop on ‘English language learning through English theatre’
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Children’s Literary Club conducts 3-week workshop on ‘English language learning through English theatre’

March 7, 2017

By Dr. Malathi Just a few days ago, a unique experiment was conducted at Bharathi Sthree Higher Primary School. This was to do with workshop relating to strengthening the English language skills of the Kannada medium students through English theatre. The outcome of the workshop was a production titled ‘Theatre Does Educate.’ It was watched…

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