> Thespo 13


Another year, another successful festival. Thespo 13 ended with with a wonderful platform performnce from Calcutta 'Kalakaar Ki Kahani' followed by the hilarious 'Janhit Mein Jaari'.

The Awards Nite began with the likes of Siddharth Kumar doing a stand up piece about why he 'wouldn't pick the plays. Jagdish and Arundhati Raja were then presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award with Mr. Raja giving a heart warming speech.

All this was followed by the business end of the Awards Nite with awards handed out in 7 categories and all plays winning atleast 1 award.

Awards were handed out in the 8 categories. Here is a quick round up of what happened:

Outstanding Supporting Male Actor - Siddharth Mahashabde from Patient and Ashish Nasalapure from 'Janhit Mein Jaari'
Outstanding Female Actor - Asmita Bakshi from Cock
Outstanding Male Actor - Manish Gandhi from Cock.
Outstanding New Script - Sunil Tambat and Aniket Patil for Ek Don Adhich.
Deryck Jeffereis Award for Outstanding Production Design - Patient
Outstanding Director - Suraj Parasnis for Patient
Sultan Padamsee Award for Outstanding Play - Patient