Theatre, a subdivision of fine arts aims at refining individuals from an inexperienced state. Kristu Jayanti College believes in the holistic development of students and invests in polishing their aesthetic skills through the Theatre Club. The club focuses on the power of performance to transform, inspire and educate humanity traversing cultural differences and diversity by our shared human condition. Students are trained for intense performances and initiatives are taken to utilize their talents on a professional level. The activities organized by the club aids in bringing students from different cultural backgrounds together to learn the intricacies and nuances of drama which provides a deeper knowledge and understanding of the stage. This platform helps the students to boost their confidence, to build leadership qualities, sharpens their acting skills and contributes to bringing out multifarious hidden potentials and prunes them to shine as multifaceted personalities.
The Theatre Club, Kristu Jayanti College, organised Sadhana- Theatre with Practice on the 24th of October 2020 from 11:00 to 12:00 AM. Ms. Sumathi Nagesh, Assistant Professor, School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences was the resource person Ms Sumathi started the session with a creative activity of introducing oneself. After the introduction, she moved on to explain the ABCs/basic life skills of theatre and what they represent. The students were highly interactive and brought in their own experiences and ideas.
There were 53 participants from various departments. The participants noted that the session was very well delivered and highly interactive.
The Theatre Club, Kristu Jayanti College, organised Prarambha- Introduction to Theatre on the 26th of September 2020 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM. Mr Mohhammed Arif, Theatre Artiste and Scriptwriter, was the resource person.
Mr Arif started the session with a brief definition of Theatre and its application. He emphasized that theatre is not for entertainment for we have movies to fill that gap, instead theatre is to present a social cause and to instil thought provoking representation of our society. The session was followed by an interactive session with the students.
There were 76 participants from various departments. The participants noted that the session was very well delivered and interactive.