Drama Events

 

World is a grand stage teeming with endless dramatists. Each passing day is a different act. And each emotion, a changing mask. Like every facet of life; drama, the masked vitality, is an art. Some are better at it than others and some chosen ones are born to grace the stage. For them, drama is life and life is drama. If you are one of them, then the curtain has been raised and the stage is set for you to shine, here at Zest’19. Ample of opportunities have been sprawled for you to glide upon with depth of a soliloquy and Danse Macabre.

 

Awaaz

Street Play

    Don’t let the opportunity to explore the uncharted territory of street theater slip through your fingers. Acting out is the greatest story-telling tool in action, and its power to mesmerize hearts and souls is immense. So, let's put our seat belts on, power on the engine and retort back to the original form of expression, that is - through the art of dramaturgy.    

Rules and Regulations:

  1. This is a team event. Team size may vary from 7 to 20 members
  2. Participants must submit a PDF version of their scripts to [email protected] latest by 25 January 2019
  3. Subject of the mail must be: Zest 2019 Script.
  4. Participants must arrive at the venue at least an hour prior to the scheduled time of the event.
  5. Participants must follow the script sent at the time of the registration. Any deviation without prior approval of the Coordinator will result in disqualification
  6. Maximum of two entries per college is allowed
  7. The act can be bilingual - Hindi and/or English
  8. Vulgarity or obscenity is strictly prohibited and shall lead to disqualification
  9. Use of microphones, lights and make up is not allowed
  10. Use of props is allowed. Teams must seek prior permission from the Coordinator. Negative marking shall be exercised for teams using props without permission. No props will be provided by the college
  11. Any item that is not a part of clothing will be considered a prop. An item of clothing will be considered a prop if it is moved from its initial position during the performance
  12. Time limit for the act is 17 to 20 minutes. Teams shall be marked negatively for exceeding the time limit
  13. Participants must introduce themselves after the play. This time will not be included in the time limit given for the act
  14. Decision of judges shall be final and binding
   

Judgement Criteria:

  1. Dramatization
  2. Coordination
  3. Script
  4. Crowd interaction
 

Manager

Mohit Sharma (7742181166)

Coordinator

Aashya Arora (9950795485)

 

Broadway

Stage Play

    Life is but a play. And we are all wanting to see you ‘play’ with unique voices. Let the curtains unfold the plot of your play at "Voices and Vistas" as we see the story unfurl into performance. Let thou art make thee theater artist.    

Rules and Regulations:

  1. For Elimination Round, teams must send their synopsis at [email protected] by 20 January 2019
  2. Selected teams will get to perform their act on the stage
  3. Maximum number of participants in each team is 20, including backstage volunteers (which should not be more than 4)
  4. The play must follow pre-submitted synopsis. Any deviations without prior approval of the event coordinator will result in disqualification
  5. The play must be in Hindi/English/Mime
  6. Participants should bring their pen drives or CDs with them and are expected to appoint someone to sit and operate it, if required
  7. Vulgarity and obscenity is strictly forbidden
  8. Props can be used if endorsed by the event coordinator (tables and chairs will be provided according to availability)
  9. Lighting of candles, matches, or cigarettes on the stage is not allowed
  10. Time limit: 20-25 minutes and a warning bell will be rung after 20 minutes. Teams shall be marked negatively for not adhering to the time limit
  11. Rehearsal slots will be provided for quick stage familiarization
  12. Decision of the judges shall be final and binding
 

Judgement Criteria:

  1. Screenplay
  2. Direction
  3. Script
  4. Acting
 

Manager

Sourabh Sewani (9983130738)

Coordinator

Hardik Sharma (7300088299)

Krushali Patel (7339858887)

   

Spotlight

Mono Act

Come on with a bang, woo the audience with your dramatic deluges, play your tricks and be anyone you want; for here at Zest’19, we are giving you a platform to explore different styles of acting and create another person out of yourself. Get the stage all to yourself and witness a solo drama event like no other.

Rules and Regulations:

  1. Time limit is 4-7 minutes
  2. A warning bell will be rung after 5 minutes
  3. Medium should be either Hindi or English, it can also be a mime
  4. Obscenity and vulgar language is strictly forbidden
  5. Participants are required to carry their own props
  6. Participants will be marked negatively for exceeding the time limit
  7. Last minute changes can be made in above mentioned rules by the judges or the organizers
  8. Decision of the judge(s) shall be final and binding
  9. Lighting of candles, matches, cigarettes or use of any hazardous items on the stage is not allowed
 

Judgement Criteria:

  1. Choice of script
  2. Way of enactment
  3. Expression
  4. Costumes and makeup
  5. Props
  6. Overall performance

Manager

Coordinator

Sourabh Sewani

Shireen Golecha

9983130738

9610036604