Mahindra Excellence in Theatre awards (META), one of the Indian theater industry's premiere award is to be held on March 2013. The META festival 2013, the eighth of its edition, will be staged in the nation's capital from 8 March to 13 March and the awards will be announced on 9 March. The shortlisted nominations and jury panel members have been announced.
The preliminary selection committee has shortlisted the best 10 productions out of a whopping 312 entries from across the country. The plays will be screened at the Little Theatre Group Auditorium at 5:30 pm and the Kamani Auditorium at 7:30 pm every day from 8 March to 13 March. The screenings are open to the public.
The nominations will be adjudged across 13 categories, to name a few- best play, best original script and best ensemble.
The jury panel consists of eminent personalities like Nissar Allana, Shobha Deepak Singh, Anmol Vellani, Renu Roy, Bhanu Bharti and Pawan Maskara.
'Fans from across the country are welcome to witness this wonderful celebration of Indian Theatre, which will be staged in the capital', told Ravi Dubey, Creative Director of META
Where: Little Theatre Auditorium and Kamani Auditorium
Timings: 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm
Dates: 8 March to 13 March