Submitted by subhomoy-mukherjee on Tue, 04/27/2010 - 20:27.
27, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) By Subhomoy Mukherjee:
Creative Arts Studio of Tollygunge, Kolkata regularly organizes
workshops on theatre, dance, music, creative writing, advertising,
photography, fitness and film-making, because from their year of
establishment in (2002), they focus on creating awareness about and
impart formal, systematic training in various fine arts, especially theater
and to involve artists from various fields for creative encounters.
this video interview, WBRi's Kolkata correspondent Subhomoy
Mukherjee has an informal chat with Ramanjit Kaur and Arthur Cardozo,
members of TCA's Advisory Board, about TCA and its founding principles,
goals and advantages.
Personalities like Govind Nihalani (picture on right),
Neelam Man Singh Chowdhury, Sujata Sen, S.V. Raman, Samarjit Guha, Neena
Singh, Prof. Ananda Lal, Anjum Katyal, Nandita Pal Choudhuri, Swati
Lal, Arthur Cardozo, Ramanjit Kaur, Taranjit Kaur, Sangeeta Bapuli,
Shuktara Lal, Suman Sarawgi, among others, form the Advisory Board and
Faculty of TCA.
Since 2002 till date , TCA has produced
site-specific performances and expressive dance shows, created original
scripts and art exhibitions besides organizing workshops and seminars
with excellent response from print and television media.
Children’s Productions by TCA:
- The Forest Party (2002)
of Life (2003)
- Saving of the Old Mango Tree(2003)
- Arguments Goodbye(2008)
- Tiya’s Farewell Party(2009)
- Manu Finds a
- Manav – The messenger(2009)
- Snow White
and The Saline Curse(2009)
Productions by TCA:
- Is Job Charnock coming to
- The Merry Go Round(2005)
- Upon a Yarn(2006)
Merry Go Round – another spin(2006)
Performances by TCA:
- Launched Arthur Brendon
Cardozo’s First Solo Exhibition of Charcoal Pen an Ink Sketches with
an installation performance “Faces and Verses”(2006)
collaboration Theatre Science Project (2006-2008)
Theatre Science play ”Crab Soup” in Imagining The Future III bin
- Shows of “Crab Soup” in Theatre Science
Festival, at Lylian Baylis, Sadler’s Wells, London (2008)
of “Crab Soup” in Tara Arts, London (2008)
The year 2010
is memorable to TCA for launching The Creative Arts Studio for
performances, workshops, collaborations and residencies.