Mysuru, December 10:- “Mythological plays are not being staged these days. Youths have to encourage the art which is getting endangered,” said the assistant director of Kannada and Culture Department H Chennappa.
He was speaking after inaugurating felicitation for artistes at Sri Rangacharlu Memorial Town Hall on Ashoka Road here on Monday.
“We don’t see mythological plays in the modern era. It is the responsibility of the youths to support the vanishing art form. Mythological plays will be staged at the premises of Town Hall from December 8 for 9 days. The public have to participate in the plays,” he said.
Somaiah Maleyuru, artistes Neelamma, Pushpa, Nage Gowda and others were present. (MR/KS)