Only one entry shall be accepted from each Institution.
The duration of the play should not exceed 30 minutes.
Time will be counted as soon as the signal is given to start the play or to start the giving introduction, whichever is earlier. Empty stage to empty stage shall be followed strictly. For stage setting and removal of set and properties, up to 10 minutes will be given after taking charge of the stage.
The number of participants should not exceed 9 and the maximum number of accompanists should not exceed 3. The participating team shall bring their own set / stage paraphernalia, make up materials, etc., light and general paraphernalia such as ordinary furniture which may be provided on advance information.
Participants may speak in Hindi, English or Kannada In case the language is in kannada, the synopsis of the play with translation in English / Hindi must be submitted to the In-charge of the competition on the day of registration.
The participating team must report to the In-Charge of the competition at least two hours before the presentation of the play.
Judgment will be based on the qualities of the play like theme, work on acting, stage craft, design and general impression, etc.
Decision of the panel of judges will be final and binding upon all.
Accompanists will either speak from the background or will play upon Theatreal instruments for background Theatre. They shall be required to appear on the stage.