KERALA

Drama contest

Thrissur: Cultural Affairs Minister M. A. Baby will inaugurate the State Professional Drama Award competition here on May 21. The plays to compete for the awards are ‘Amma Malayalam’ (Samskrithi Venjarammoodu), ‘Ottakkolam’ (Sowparnika, Thiruvananthapuram), ‘Kanalpatha’ (Kannur Sanghachetana), ‘Karale Maappu’ (Khan Kavil Nilayam, Kozhikode), ‘Karinkutty’ (Valluvanad Brahma), ‘Thacholi Othenan’ (Poonkad Kalalayam), ‘Nerkkazha’ (Kairali Nataka Vedi, Olassa), ‘Bhagat Singh’ (Janasamskrithi, Thiruvananthapuram), ‘Bheemasenan’ (KPAC, Kayakulam), ‘Sandesakavyam’ (Sanghachetana, Venjarammoodu).

The 10-day fete will include lectures on different aspects of theatre by Murali, C. K. Thomas, Beatrice Alexid, E. P. Rajagopalan, Vakkom Shakeer and others.

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