Proscenium

Proscenium is the Thespian Extravaganza of Pravega, in which some of our country’s most talented student theatre groups argue for a debatable statement presented a-priori. The plays can be in English, Hindi, or Kannada.

Prizes

The Winner of the gets a prize INR 20,000 and the runner up gets a prize of INR 12,000.

Preliminaries
Video Preliminaries:

The preliminaries will be held during October and November. Video must be uploaded to the website portal or YouTube / Vimeo / Google Drive link must be provided at time of registration. The camera must remain stationary and the recording must be a single take. The duration of the video must not exceed 20 minutes. Type of file : Video File (Maximum file size: 1.0 GB. Supported file types: .mp4, .avi, .mov, .mkv).

The registrations and submissions for the prelims will close by the 10th of December, 2018. 6-8 teams will be selected from the entries pool for the final event. The prelims video can be of any topic of your choice.

General Rules of the Event:
  • Each team must comprise of a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 20 individuals (exclusive of all the helpers).
  • The teams must bring their own props and costumes.
  • The theme for the finals will be announced with the results of the prelims.
  • The maximum duration of the play is 30 minutes (this includes 5 minutes set-up time). Teams exceeding the stipulated time limit will be penalized and those crossing 5 minutes extra-time will be disqualified.
  • Use of fire (even diyas, candles or lighters) and water is not allowed.
Registration

Registrations will be accepted online through the website prior to the event. No spot registrations will be allowed.