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Children's Workshop on Creative Dramatics
organised by the
IGNCA and presented by children
14 March to 20 April
Theatre workshop on creative dramatics for
value creation among children with special emphasis on Gandhian ideals was conducted under
the "Childrens World" programme of IGNCA. The play entitled 'Kalp Vriksh'
translated the Gandhian concept of Nation building into action in a subtle manner, was -
presented at Gandhi Darshan and Dilli Haat from the 14 March to 20 April 1998
The play was well received both by the
children and the adults, Around 38 members including 30 children of which many belonging
to a very low income group took part in the play.
Dr. B.N. Pande, the seniormost Gandhian and
Vice Chairman of Gandhi Smriti and Darshan Samiti, lighted the lamp marking the beginning
of the performance at Rajghat. Shri B.V. Karanth, the noted theatre personality and
champion in the field of children's theatre, inaugurated the performance. He blessed the
children and encouraged the participants for their endeavour. Towards the end the children
were presented with tokan gifts.
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