Mysuru, May 9:- “Sathyajyothi Kannada Kala Sangha and Kumbarakoppal residents are organising social play competition,” said secretary of the organisation, Nagesh.
He was addressing a press meet at the Mysuru Press Club on Tuesday.
“The competition will be held for one week from August 12. The plays will be staged every evening at the stage near Kumbarakoppal bus stand. May 15 is the last date to send the entries and already eight teams have jumped into the fray,” he added.
“Senior theatre persons will be judging the competition. First prize will be worth Rs 25,000, whereas second and third prizes will be Rs 15,000 and 10,000 and satisfactory prize will be Rs 5,000,” he added.
Food and accommodation will be provided for the teams. The play should not exceed 90 minutes. The teams themselves have to do the preparations for the play,” he added.
President of the organisation, Ram Prasad, Gopi, Rajendra, Sathish and others were present. (MR/HS).