|Early Times Report|
Jammu, July 23: With the motive to promote and attract new talents in theatre Natraj Natya Kunj, Cultural Society Jammu (Regd.) is conducting a Production oriented Theatre workshop based on 'Contemporary Practices in Theatre' at their Studio. Supported by 'Sangeet Natak Akademi New Delhi', workshop program includes an intensive practical training, lectures and discussions with the Theatre Director and teacher Abhishek Bharti who is also a recipient of National Sangeet Natak Akademi Ustaad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar in Theatre Direction. The workshop is supervised by Kumar. A.'Bharti' and is coordinated by Aaditya Bharti. Elaborating about the workshop Advisor of the group Rakesh Dogra said,"Each session in this unique workshop charts the critical and historical development of a mode of performance practice and assesses its contemporary significance. Designed to inspire students, scholars and practitioners, this workshop explores, what are the choices and responsibilities facing performance-makers today? Participants will practically explore the principal creative instrument, the key to form and style an atmosphere and emotional palette in contemporary performance, stepping beyond the limits of normative text-based acting. While sharing his experiences with the student's, workshop Director Abhishek Bharti said, "As an artist I work across theory and practice, moving between historical and written research and the production of visual artworks.