Panaji: December 19, 2019 ….Tiatr Academy of Goa presented lifetime contribution awards to the tiatr personalities on the occasion of Late Joao Agostinho Fernandes (Pai Tiatrist) birth anniversary programme organized by Academy at Pai Tiatrist Hall, Ravindra Bhavan, Margao recently.
Awards were presented to tiatrists Shri Agnel D,costa, Mrs Betty Alvares, Shri Minguel P C Martins, Shri Ratnakar Govekar and Zeferino Dias. Veteran Tiatr artist, Shri C D’silva ; Smt Sharmila Fernandes; President, Tiatr Academy of Goa and Director, Directorate of Art and Culture, Shri Gurudas Pilarnkar were present on the occasion.
While speaking on the occasion Shri C D’silva said thar Tiatr is the form of art which is the medium to show right path for the society. Tiatr also teaches how to live the life. Father of the tiatr late Joao Fernandes worked hard to take this form of art to great level, which has now reached across the world he said.
Award function was followed by tiatr of Mario Menezes and troupe. Shri Gurudas Pilarnkar welcomed the gathering.