Kuwait: The KCWA Talent Competition was held on Friday, November 20, at the Indian Community School, Khaitan. The event began at 2 pm with a prayer by the members of the Managing Committee followed by classroom events such as coloring competition, painting competition, collage competition, Photograph ‘Best Moments’ Contest, Puzzles competition, Vegetable or fruit carving, Tea time snack recipe with beaten rice (Poha).
The classroom events were judged by Dr Vinod Kumar, Guruprasad Hegde, Anil Avil Fernandes, Melantha Tanaji, Shilpa Tyagi, Trevor Howard Pachaco, Yadunath Alva, Shilpa Tyagi, Vasudeva Poojary, Donald John D’Cunha and Iris D’Silva. The Fancy dress competitions on the themes ‘My Favorite Fruit’ and ‘Best Costume out of Waste’ was judged by Cynthia Lobo, Shobha Harisha Bhandary, Lucy D’Souza and Felix Saldanha.
After the Fancy Dress competitions, the solo and group dance events were held which was judged by Vickey Tanaji, Shalini Yadunath Alva and Advocate Priya Haridas.
In the stage programme, president Albert Praveen Menezes welcomed the gathering followed by prize distribution and felicitation of judges.
The final event of the day was the entertainment act which was judged by Purandara Manchi, Felix Saldanha and Ida D’Silva.
The event was coordinated by Satish Saldanha and Linette D’Souza along with Freya Saldanha and Steevan Misquith, who carried out registration & compilation process, and was well supported by the other Managing Committee members.
KCWA wishes to thank the management of ICSK for the school premises, Waves Event Engineering for the sound, Prem Crasto and Alban D’souza for photography, Blue Ray Digitals for video coverage, the judges who graced the event and most importantly, all those who came forward and participated, making this event a grand success.