THEATER

(A) One Act Play

  1. Only one entry shall be accepted from each Institution.
  2. The duration of the play should be min 25 & max 30 minutes.
  3. Time will be counted as soon as the signal is given or the team starts giving introduction, whichever is earlier. Empty stage to empty stage shall be followed strictly, for stage setting and removal of set and properties, maximum 10 minutes will be given after taking charge of stage.
  4. The number of participants should  not exceed nine and the maximum number of accompanists should not exceed three. The participating team shall bring their own set / stage property, make up material etc. Lights and general property such as ordinary furniture may be provided an advance information.
  5. Participants may speak in Hindi, English or Marathi.
  6. The participating team / team manager must report to the In-charge of the competition at least one hour before the commencement of the competition.
  7. Judgement will most likely be based on the qualities of the play like theme, work on acting, stagecraft, design and general impression etc.
  8. Accompanists will either speak from the background or will play upon musical Instruments for background music. They shall not appear on the stage.

(B) Skit 

  1. Only one team per institute will be allowed.
  2. Maximum of six participants are allowed in this event.
  3. Maximum time allotted for each team is 10 minutes.
  4. Use of make up, drapery and background music is allowed. No personal Remarks, Aspersion, character assassination etc are allowed.
  5. Participating team should submit three copies of the synopsis / theme of Skit, at the time of registration.
  6. The item will be judged basically on the qualities like theme, work on acting, stagecraft, design and general impression.
  7. Vulgarity or bitter insinuation should be avoided.Only innocent satire or humor is expected.

(C) Mime

  1. Only one entry per institute will be entertained.
  2. Maximum of six participants are allowed in this event.
  3. Judgement will most likely be based on the qualities like idea, creativity of presentation, use of make up, music and general impression.
  4. Duration of performance is min 4 & maximum 5 minutes.
  5. Maximum two accompanists are allowed.
  6. It is desirable to perform wearing white / black skintight dresses, faces painted and with raised eyebrows and broadened lips.

(D) Mimicry

  1. Only one entry per institution is allowed.
  2. Each student artist shall be given min 4 & maximum 5 minutes.
  3. Participants may mimic sound of machines and voices of well-known personalities etc. including film personalities.
  4. Marking will be based on : (a) Skill of imitation, (b) Variety of sounds and voices imitated, (c) Presentation.