To mark its 32nd anniversary, Antharanga, an amateur theatre group, is organising its 12th edition of Haasya Mela on November 18 at H.N. Kalakshetra, National College, Jayanagar, between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Renowned artistes such as Gangavathi Pranesh, Asadullah Baig, M.S. Narasimhamurthy, S. Shadakshari, Krishne Gowda, Mimicry Gopi, Sandya Shenoy Udupi, Basvaraja Benne, Achutha Rao Padaki, H.V. Nataraj and Ganavinodhini would present programmes, a press release said.

A five-day theatre festival too has been organised from November 21 at K.H. Kala Soudha, Hanumanthanagar.

Troupes

Theatre troupes such as Benaka, Antharanga, Rangavismaya, Green Room Club and Ranga Niranthara will perform plays such as Sattavara Neralu , Home Rule , Tejaswi Parisara Loka , Nantu Adu Higu Untu and Niru Tandavaru .

Ramakrishna, Commissioner, Kannada and Culture, will inaugurate the festival.

Admission is free for all.

For details, contact 9880914509 or 26671585.


  • Haasya Mela is slated for November 18

  • Theatre festival from November 21