Recognised and aided by the Govt, of Karnataka, the Ninasam Theatre Institute at Heggodu calls for applications for the 10 months Diploma in Theatre Arts Course for the year 2016-17. Minimum qualification for admission is SSLC, but gradutes are prefered. Candidates must have a deep interest in theatre and some experience of working in the field. It is a completely residential course and all male and female students will get hostel and food facility on the campus, and the first 15 people also get a scholarship roughly to cover their basic living costs.
The one year course offers both theoretical and practical training in the concepts of the theatre medium, history of drama and theatre, acting, stagecraft and theatre management. Apart from the trained staff in the Institute, teachers from outside are invited all through the year for conducting classes and productions. The Institute also has a good library and audio visual collection of material. The course will be rigorous, full time, and the students are expected work between 7 am and 9.30 pm every day, with breaks.
Prescribed application forms, fee details and the prospectus, can be free downloaded at downloads tab; or can be obtained by post from our office. The completed application forms with necessary enclosures must reach the Institute on or before 18-6-2016. The interview for selection will be held on Saturday and Sunday, 25 and 26th June 2016, at the Ninasam Campus in Heggodu, to which the applicants must attend with their own expenses