Drama in Bangalore

Bangalore, the third largest city in India and the 27th largest city in the world represents diversity with utmost liberalization and dramatization embedded in its roots. The reason for this is that Bangalore is the home to the Kannada film industry which plays a major role in earning revenue with approximately 100 movies a year. The city is also a host to many concerts and jaw-dropping performances of veteran artists. Cinema and theater are the soul of Bangalore.

Drama In Bangalore


Below are summarized certain best schools that deal in the art of Drama and Theater

National School of Drama in Bangalore

Location: Building # 9, Gurunanak Bhavan, Millers tank bund road, Vasanth Nagar.
Website: www.blacklinus.com
Specification: This studio deals with editing services and classes serving to learn the art of Movies, Television series, documentaries and music videos. It concentrates more on folk theatre. Courses are available at graduate level. Amongst its alumni’s are Om puri, Naseeruddin shah, Seema Biswass etc.

Rang Manch in Bangalore

Location: Building # 376, 2nd main road, 7th Cross, Dolmur.
Website: www.rangmanch.org
Specification: Rangmanch is one roof studio with all activities like acting, modelling and directing.  With acting and theater workshops that are scheduled on daily as well as weekend basis are tempting enough for a layman as well.

Ice- Balaji telefilms in Bangalore

Location: 23, Balaji House, 1st cross, Vijaya Nagar, 2nd Stage.
Website: www.ice-balajitelefilms.com
Specification: This institute offers a power packed curriculum by industry professionals. Offering full time and part time courses, this institute is giving a chance to those fascinated by this field. With academic counselors like Jeetendra Kapoor and Ekta Kapoor, this institute is definitely a ruler.

Bangalore Little Theatre in Bangalore

Location:  248, 13th Cross, Wilson Garden
Website: www.bangalorelittletheatre.org
Specification:  Also known as BLT, this theatre is the oldest aging back to 50 years. It has pioneered over 200 plays, systematic training in theatres and acting classes. Started as a performing group and later established themselves in the art of Theatre education.

Adarsha Film and T.V. Institute in Bangalore

Location: Building #6/1, 1st Floor, 16th cross, GDP extension, Vyalikaval.
Website: www.adarshafilminstitute.com
Specification:  This institution provides mainstream courses in the field of acting, play back singing, directing and cinematography. Courses vary from 6 months to 2 years.

Misfit theater factory in Bangalore

Location: 95, Nice Road Junction, Basavanapura Main Road, Bannerghatta.
Website: www.misfit.co.in
Specification: Like its name that says My Interest Stays Firmly in Theatre, this academy is completely dedicated to involve with them people from 6 years of age to 62 and from various fields like engineers, journalists and even architects. It imparts education in the form of L1 for beginners and L2 for advanced courses. Known best for their spell bounding professional plays.

Apart from the world of learning this art, Bangalore is the hub to entertainment where plays are a part of everyday life. Some of the very famous theatre spaces include:-

Jagriti Theatre in Bangalore

Located in Whitefield, Bangalore, Jagriti theatre has a seating capacity of 200 people which is built in the form of an auditorium. The main stage is the space for performances whereas spaces adjoining the stage have lecture halls and seminar rooms.


Ranga Shankara in Bangalore

Located in JP Nagar, south of Bangalore, it has a seating capacity for 320 people and also has accommodation for green room with world class lighting and sound. This space is solely meant for theatre and no other activities are entertained apart from theatre.

ADA Rangamandira in Bangalore

The most vibrant venue for Bangalore’s cultural programmes. The auditorium can seat over 620 people. It located on J.C. Road.

Bangalore Gyana Samaja in Bangalore

This auditorium is located on K.R. Road in V.V. Puram and houses 700 seating capacity. Known for its acoustical design.

With numerous MNC’s occupying the land of Bangalore, the complete outlook of this city gives a cosmopolitan outlook to the people. Bangalore is a bridge culture towards the modern India but its roots and ethics still stay firm in the form of folk art, drama and theatre. Something that will always remain in Bangalore’s veins- Lights, Drama and Action!

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