Cultural Evenings

The multicultural and vibrant city of Manipal makes for the ideal setting to host Cultural Evenings as our token of appreciation for the rich Indian arts. This year’s cultural evenings will comprise of dance, music and theatre.

Day 1: Mahamayi (a play)

We are starting our cultural festivities with Mahamayi, a brilliant play written by the prominent Kannada writer Chandrashekar Kambar which will be performed by Ranga Adyayana Kendra, Moodbidri. The play revolves around the everlasting scrimmage amongst life and death. It is performed to make the various representations comprehensible, to extend the pressure between the mother, the Goddess of Death and her child looking for his independence and his freedom to reaffirm the energy of life.

Date: 15 September 2017

Time: 6.30 onwards

Venue: Syndicate Golden Jubilee Hall

Day 2: Street Play by Team 3D From KMC

The play touches upon many topics under sex education like usage of condom, multiple sexual partners, unwanted pregnancy, etc. As an NGO based on the topic of sexual health, this play highlights the importance of sex education in India. The play has light comedy and satire on the knowledge and practices in the society. The total time duration for the play is approximately 6:30 mins

Date: 16 September 2017

Time: 5.45 – 6.00

Venue: MCPH Courtyard

Day 2: Taala Maddale (in English)

Our second cultural event is Taala Maddale by M L Samaga and team on Krishna Sandhana in English designed to take the local acclaimed art form to audience from the other parts of the country and the world.

Date: 16 September 2017

Time: 6.00 – 7.30

Venue: Gangubai Hanagal Auditorium