Introduction

Rangayana is a full fledge professional repertorie, located in the premises behind Kalamandira, Mysore. Nataka Karnataka Rangayana established in 1989 and completed 25 years. Rangayana conceptualized by the Late B.V.Karanth and developed due to the efforts of the artistes, technicians and staff members today stands high as a modern professional institution. Rangayana as a modern professional institution has given excellent, important creative shows. Further, it has always been endeavouring to bring various art types to the theatre and thus achieved international fame. Rangayana has experienced artistes. Famous theatre experts, directors from India and the world have expanded the horizons of the artistes here. By presenting theatre shows in many states and foreign countries, Rangayana is taking theatre culture towards people. Since many years Rangayana has been successfully organizing Chinnara Mela created for the rejuvenation of children’s theatre, Yuva Rangothsava for college students in the name of B.V.Karanth, Navarathri Rangothsava during Dasara festival, Rangothsava of amateur dramas and the national level Bahuroopi Drama Festival.

 

Rangayana has given thousands of shows of more than about 80 dramas. It has established a “Ranga Shala” under Indian theatre education centre for imparting theatre education, theatre enthusiasts and students.Rangayana is equipped with well furnished “Bhoomi Geetha” theatre, “Sriranga” mini theatre and “Vanaranga” open air theatre. Rangayana also has “Sriranga Theatre Information and Research Centre”, that aspires to provide theatre related information and develop into the best library at the National level. With a well-equipped theatre library, B.V.Karanth Museum, Rangayana moves on a long journey towards the silver jubilee and beyond. There is need for a broader and bigger artistic team for expanding Rangayana.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rangayana has given thousands of shows of more than about 80 dramas. It has established a “Ranga Shala” under Indian theatre education centre for imparting theatre education, theatre enthusiasts and students.Rangayana is equipped with well furnished “Bhoomi Geetha” theatre, “Sriranga” mini theatre and “Vanaranga” open air theatre. Rangayana also has “Sriranga Theatre Information and Research Centre”, that aspires to provide theatre related information and develop into the best library at the National level. With a well-equipped theatre library, B.V.Karanth Museum, Rangayana moves on a long journey towards the silver jubilee and beyond. There is need for a broader and bigger artistic team for expanding Rangayana.