A Creative Makers in Events (ACME) in association with Wellfare Group of Companies is organising a three-day second State-level ‘Nataveerat Dr. Rao Gopal Rao Smaraka Social Drama Competition 2013’ here in the city from Monday. The popular actor Rao Gopal Rao, who began his career as a stage artiste, had made a mark in the Telugu film industry playing a number of roles as villain and comedian. Professional theatre artists from places like Hyderabad, Guntur, Kakinada and the city are going to exhibit their expertise in seven playlets with different themes. Event manager of ACME P. Vincent Pratap Kumar, project director of the committee B. Jagathrao, chairman of ACME B.M. Naidu, secretary P. Anand Kumar, treasurer P. Mariya Das and film producer Tilak participated in the poster launch.

MLA Malla Vijay Prasad said the competitions aim at bringing out talent among the upcoming stage artistes.