The much-awaited 56th Kerala State School Youth Festival (Kalolsavam) begins at 4 pm on Tuesday, 19 January, in Thiruvananthapuram. More than 10,000 contestants will participate in 232 events in 19 venues throughout the capital city till 25 January.
The competitions will be held under four categories â€” High School (HS) General [89 events], Higher Secondary School (HSS) General [105 events], HS Sanskrit [19 events] and HS Arabic [19 events].
The youth festival competitions begins at 6 pm on Tuesday and will be held simultaneously at 13 different venues. Tuesday's competition events include Thiruvathirakali (HSS), Kuchipudi (HS) B, orchestra of five instruments (HSS), Mono-act, Sankrit speech, Ottamthullal (HSS) B, Kathakali (HS) B Single, Flute (HS), and Classical music (HS) B.
Venue 2 â€“ Thiruvathirakali (HSS)
Venue 3 â€“ Kuchipudi (HS Boys)
Venue 6 â€“ Panchavadyam - orchestra of five instruments (HSS)
Venue 7 â€“ Mono-act (HS Arabic)
Venue 8 â€“ Chambu Prabhashanam (HS Sanskrit)
Venue 9 â€“ Ottamthullal (HSS Boys)
Venue 10 â€“ Kathakali (HS Boys Single)
Venue 11 â€“ Odakkuzhal - Flute (HS)
Venue 13 â€“ Classical music (HS Boys)
Check out the venue details here:
Stage 1: Putharikandam Maithanam (Chilanka)
Stage 2: Poojappura Maithanam (Nadanam)
Stage 3: Govt Women's College auditorium, Vazhuthacaud (Mayooram)
Stage 4: VJT Hall, Palayam (Tharangini)
Stage 5: St Joseph's HSS auditorium, General Hospital Jn (Yavanika)
Stage 6: Govt Girls HSS auditorium, Cotton Hill (Vaanambaadi)
Stage 7: SMV Model HSS, near the over-bridge (Mudra)
Stage 8: Govt Girls VHSS, Manacaud (Naadam)
Stage 9: Govt LP School auditorium, Cotton Hill (Nilaavu)
Stage 10: Govt Model HS, Thycaud (Keli)
Stage 11: Holy Angels HSS, General Hospital Jn (Mazhavillu)
Stage 12: Public Library Hall, Palayam (Thaliru)
Stage 13: Sri Swathi Thirunal College of Music, Thycaud (Maniveena)
Stage 14: Govt Girls HSS assembly hall, Cotton Hill (Thaalam)
Stage 15: State Council For Child Welfare hall, Thycaud (Geetham)
Stage 16, 17, 18: SMV Model HSS (Varnam)
Stage 19: St Mary's HSS, Pattom (Melam)
Where to watch Kerala School Kalolsavam events live online?
Audience can watch the competitions from each venue by clicking on the link HERE from 4 pm.
Stay tuned to IBTimes India for live updates on the results of the Kerala School Kalolsavam.