UAE: Namma Tuluver in association with Rythm Events successfully presented ‘Dhumbu Pira’, a comedy and social stage play by ‘Kaup Ranga Tharanga’ Group lead by Samajaratna Kaup Leeladhar Shetty at Sheikh Rashid Auditorium, The Indian School Dubai here, on March 4.
The dignitaries along with the sponsor and organizer inaugurated the programme by lighting the traditional lamp. Shiva Prakash Poonja a noted Tulu stage play artiste and director of ‘Dhumbu Pira’ was felicitated and honoured on behalf of Namma Tuluver for his contribution towards the society and Tulu drama.
The stage play, ‘Dhumbu Pira’ is written by Shyam Kumar Chitrapura, directed by Shiva Prakash Poonja, music composed by Sharath Uchil and features Prashamsa Team’s ‘Kusaldha Birse’. Sandeep Shetty Manibettu, Prasanna Bailur, Mervin Aranha, Suchetha, Harish, Madhukar Amin, Raguraja Paniyadi, Yashwantha, Rajesh Kottari, Shamith Rao, Srinivas Acharya, Shwetha and Sujith Shetty enthralled the huge audience with their acting skills with acclaimed rib tickling comedy.
Shodhan Prasad compered the programme and President of Namma Tuluver, Deepak S P thanked all the artistes, sponsors and all who extended their support for the grand success of “Dhumbu Pira”.