“Vriksh the theatre” brings Thespis 4- the fourth edition of the National Micro Drama Festival for all theatre enthusiasts. It’s scheduled to be held on 12th April at Kamani Auditorium, New Delhi. Thirty plays are scheduled on a single day and awards are offered for 10 categories like Best Production, The script, Direction, Actor, Actress, Technician, etc.. Professor (Dr.) Abhilash Pillai is the festival director for Thespis 4.
The National Micro Drama Festival by Vriksh the Theatre goes by the name Thespis. In this annual event, a string of micro dramas from multiple languages is staged in the national capital. The festival gets its name ‘Thespis’ after a 6th-Century BC actor who is believed to be the first person to have appeared in a play.
Entries are open right now and any group can apply if the duration of play is for a maximum time limit of 10 minutes. Entries will be closed on 20th February 2020. This celebration of abundance has bagged Best of India Records for the last three consecutive years. Due to its unique nature, questions related to this festival have found a way into competitive examinations for bank recruitments and Civil Service prelims preliminary.