There is something about the adrenaline rush in a live performance that can make you do completely crazy things… it’s as if the character takes hold of you and pulls the strings.
– Shabana Azami
A good drama experience can feed a child’s heart and causing him or her to dwell in infinite realm of wonder
– Sushma Seth
Everything is created through an Actor’s body, voice and gesture. Without an actor, there is no creation in theatre.
– Rajat Kapoor
The Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards A Journey
10 years, 1500 theatre productions, 5000 artistes, approximately 300 various themes, from 28 different states all have come together on one stage over the years gone by.
Instituted by the Mahindra Group and Teamwork Arts Pvt. Ltd. in the year 2006, The Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards is a one of its kind and one of the biggest theatre festivals in the country creating a platform like no other. META, over the years has aimed at reaching out to Theatre Groups from every corner of the nation and giving it a platform that showcases the excellence in the art form on one stage.
META 2016 Award Winner
Mein Huun Yusuf Aur Ye Hai Mera Bhai
Directed by Mohit Takalkar and Produced by Aasakta Kalamanch (Pune,Maharashtra)
Best Innovative Sound Music Design
Mohit Takalkar & Darshan Patanker
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Male)
Prasad Cherkady (Akshayambara)
Ajeet Singh Palawat (Mein Huun Yusuf Aur Ye Hai Mera Bhai) Special Jury Mention