The 2nd Popular Tiatr Festival 2010 cum Competition organized by Tiatr Academy of Goa will commence from 10th March 2011 at the DMK Auditorium, Kala Academy, Panjim. All tiatrs will start at 7:00 pm sharp. In all 9 tiatrs directed by popular artistes of tiatr stage will be staged in the Festival. The schedule of tiatrs to be presented is as follows:
10/03/11 – ‘ Vichitr Natem’ by Oldrin Sequeira
11/03/11 – ‘Pissolem’ by Comedian John D’Silva
13/03/11 – ‘ Kednam Utt’ttolo’ by Prince Jacob
14/03/11 – ‘Godfather’ by Comedian Agostinho
15/03/11 – ‘Futtleli Boxi’ by Mario Menezes
19/03/11 – ‘Puro Ami Tras Kaddleat Te’ by Alfredo Fernandes
21/03/11 – ‘Novo Dis Udetanam’ by Comedian Domnic
22/03/11 – ‘Devan Ghoddlem Munxean Moddlem’ by Menino de Bandar
24/03/11 – ‘Bhurgim Tim Bavlim Nhoi’ by Roseferns
The results of the Festival will be announced by organizing a special ‘Award Presentation Ceremony’ on the next day i.e 25/03/2011 at 7:00 pm at the DMK Auditorium, Kala Academy, Panjim. On 26th March 2011 at 11:00 am TAG will organize a discussion on positive and negative points observed in the presentation of tiatrs in the festival. The attendance to this discussion is compulsory to the writers/directors/producers/participants of the tiatrs presented in the festival.
Each participating troupe will be paid remuneration of Rs. 20,000/- for staging the tiatr. A nominal admission fee of Rs. 30/- only will be charged to witness the tiatrs of the festival. However 70% of the gate collection will also be given to the participating troupes. Besides awards in all the aspects of tiatr such as performance, direction, acting, light effects, stage setting, make-up, costumes, etc will also be presented to the winners. Awards for singing duets, trios, quartets, etc will also be presented to the winners. Separate awards for script and lyrics will also be given.
As per the request of the tiatr lovers, TAG will make provision for seasonal passes for those who would like to book tickets for all the shows in advance.
Victor de Sa
[as forwarded by TAG to gaspar almeida, http://www.goa-world.com/]