Here’s why the Annual Street Play of Delhi’s Sri Venkateswara College is called ISLAMMED
Established in 2003, Anubhuti is the Dramatics Society of Sri Venkateswara College.  In this interview we find out more about this dynamic theatre group and what inspired it to create its annual play production ISLAMMED. Tell us about your annual play ISLAMMED? The play aims to give a voice... Read more
Delhi’s RANGAYAN Dramatics Society on What Makes It Different from Other Theatre Groups
Founded in 2003, Rangayan is the dramatics society of ARSD College in New Delhi. The society began with 20 students, including the National Award winner Mr. Rajkumar Rao. When asked what is unique about Rangayan, a member of the society tells us, “The ‘R’ in Rangayan stands for respect.... Read more
REPRESENTING THE TRUTH IN BLACK AND WHITE | Interview with Moksh Dramatics Society of Delhi’s Sri Aurobindo College
The members of the Moksh Dramatics Society of Delhi’s Sri Aurobindo College are on a mission to expose how the distortion of India’s history is affecting the country’s citizens even today.   Through the opening act of their annual production Atithi Bhava, the artists act as human pieces on a... Read more
The Cool Guys: All you need to know about JDMC College’s Anubhuti and Its bold annual street play production
According to an IndiaSpend analysis, India has witnessed 97% of its cow-related violence (especially mob lynching) since 2010 in the past 4 years alone—with 2017 being the worst year yet.  “In September 2015, an angry mob entered the home of 50-year-old Mohammad Akhlaq in Dadri, Uttar Pradesh and beat... Read more
BEHIND THE SCENES: About Dipsar College’s Fitoor Dramatics Society and Its Theatrical Production on Marital Rape
Marital Rape is an act wherein either of the spouses in a marriage indulges in sexual intercourse with the other spouse without consent.    So, while the perpetrator of marital rape can be of either gender, a largely male-dominated nation like India sees more male perpetrators than female ones. ... Read more
ART for HUMANITY: Delhi’s IHE College Raises Awareness on Organ Donation through Theatre
Each year, nearly half a million people in India die due to organ scarcity. However, superstitions and lack of awareness surrounding the topic prevent many in the country from pledging their organs for donation. Organ donation is the process of surgically procuring an organ from a live or deceased... Read more
Putting the Brakes on Road Accidents and Deaths Using Art-Based Awareness Programmes
When Rafiya Khan decided to ride triple seat on a motorcycle with two of her male friends on that fateful Thursday evening of November 16, 2017, little did she know that that decision would cost her her life. That’s because what was supposed to be only a joy ride... Read more