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100

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85

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30

No. of teams per IIT:

1

Duration:

75 minutes from empty stage to empty stage

Every team will get 45 minute of practice time before the event. The schedule will be notified to Contingent Leaders.

Maximum No. of participants:

30 including back-stage members

Regulations:

  • The act can be in English or Hindi or both.
  • Use of flammable substances like candles, matches or cigarettes or any alcoholic product during performance on stage is not allowed, and will result in disqualification.
  • Original script or an original adaptation of a playwright’s script is allowed, and will be judged equally (only on the basis of the actual performance).
  • The details of the play need to be sent to [email protected] by 12th of December, 2018. The details include:
  • Title of the play
  • Approximate duration of the play
  • Name of the playwright if an original adaptation
  • If self-written, credits to the playwrights and/or plays whose material has been used.
  • The subject line would be as per the common format EVENTNAME_IITNAME
  • The time expended because of applause interruption will not be added to the play timing.
  • Vulgarity is not allowed.
  • Obscenity is left to the judge's discretion.
  • There are no specific points for props. Everything is included in “Creativity and Overall Impact”.

Time exceeding penalty:

  • Deduction of 5 marks per minute after 75th minute.
  • After 80 minutes, the team will be asked to leave the stage along with a penalty of 30 marks.

Judging Criteria (100 marks)

Screenplay and Direction 35
Acting 35
Music and Lights 15
Creativity and Overall Impact 15

No. of teams per IIT:

1

Duration:

30 minutes from empty stage to empty stage

No. of participants:

5 - 25

Regulations:

  • The act can be in English or Hindi or both.
  • Obscenity is left to the judge's discretion.
  • The time expended because of applause interruption will not be added to the play time.
  • Exact copying of scenes will be considered plagiarism, and the penalization will be left to judges’ discretion.
  • Modification and adaptation of other plays (with proper credits), and performance any past production by the IIT in question, is allowed.

Penalty:

  • Deduction of 5 marks per minute after the 30th minute.
  • After 35 minute, the team will be asked to leave the stage along with a penalty of 30 marks.

Judging Criteria (100 marks)

Script and originality 30
Acting, Energy and Voice 45
Direction & Coherence in implementation 20
Creativity and Overall Impact 15

No. of teams per IIT:

1 - 2

Duration:

8 minute (Empty stage to empty stage)

No. of participants:

2 - 6 (2 performers and a maximum of 4 backstage members for sound, light and props)

Regulations:

  • The act can be in english or hindi or both.
  • Props are allowed but carry no additional weightage (included in Creativity and Overall Impact).
  • Obscenity is left to the judges’ discretion.

Time exceeding penalty:

  • Deduction of 5 marks per minute after the 10th minute.
  • After 12 minute, the team will be asked to leave the stage along with a penalty of 15 marks.

Judging Criteria (100 marks)

Script and Direction 35
Acting 35
Lights and Music 15
Creativity and Overall Impact 15

Usage of props etc. is included in Creativity and Uniqueness. They carry no extra points.