Our students have performed around 11 drama and have won many awards.

If education is for the growth and development of personality then theatre is for education as it tunes the personality of budding children. The theatre that these children in Chinnary perform, are intended to introduce them to the folk, lierature and traditional art forms. The Chinnary which was started in the institution the year 2016 is a child of rich cultural tradition that the institution has developed over 6 decades.

Catering to the emotional, physical and aesthetical needs of growing minds of children between the ages 10-15, the activities of chinnary have always been experimentative and innovative. Apart from Drama, the children are also exposed to the Indian literature, fork arts and traditional arts forms

The team is exapnding its horizon Continuously and comprehensively and making is mark in the field of Children theatre and performing arts.

1. Drama : Gopi mattu maada

Original Script : Safdar Hashmi

Kannada Translation : I. K. Bolwar

Direction : Raju Manipal

Music : Divakar Kateel

2. Drama : Kuhoo Kuhoo Kogile

Play Write : Manjunath Belkere

Direction : Raju Manipal

Music : Divakar Kateel


3. Drama : Belakinedege

Play Write : R. V. Bham=ndary

Direction : Raju Manipal

Music : Divakar Manipal



4. Drama : Chora Charanadasa

Play Write (Hindi) : Habbeb Tanveer

Direction : Damodar Naik Honnavar

5. Drama : Rekke Kattuvira…?

Play Write : B. Suresh

Direction & Adaptation : Dr. Sripad Bhat, Sirsi

Choreography vidooshi Smt Manjula Subramanya

6. Ringinata (Drama)

Play Write : Bertort Brecht

Kannada Translation : H. S. Venkatesh Murthy

Direction : Dr. Sripad Bhat, Sirsi


7. Drama Hakki Haadu

Play Write : K. Ramaiah

Direction : Raju Manipal

Choreography : Prashanth Udyavara

8. Drama : Paapu Gandhi, Baapa Gandhi

Based On : Paapu Gandhi, Gandhi Baapu Aade Kathe

By : Bolvoal Mohammed

Direction & Adaptation : Sripad Bhat, Sirsi

9. Drama : Galileo

Play Write : K. Ramaiah

Kannada Translatio : Prof Prasad Rao Mattu

Direction : Raju Manipal


10. Drama : Parisarada Kathe

Based on Short Stories : Parisarada Kathegalu

By : K. P. Poornachandra Tejaswi

Music & Direction : Ganesh M

11. Drama : Vali Vadha

Based On : Shri Ramayana Darshanam

By : Rashtra Kavi Kuvempu

Adaptation, Music & direction : Ganesh M.


About Us

Serving Manipal from June 7, 1948. Initially was known as Manipal High School. In June 1972 this institution was upgraded to Junior College with I and II PUC Classes. It was renamed as Manipal Pre-University College in 1986.

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  • Thr-Fri 08:00-18:00
  • SaturdayClosed
  • SundayClosed

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