By Bijasmita Debnath | Tripura | January 07, 2018
One indication of Tripura growing with the skills of words and music, is the huge crowd and gathering in the first-ever Open Mic. event named ‘The TERRACE – Open Mic.’
Around 100 participants participated with their original creations in the event. With the aim of promoting the young talents of Tripura by providing them an open space to showcase their skills to the broader audience, TOTELL conceptualized the event in association with Enlive Production.
From addressing the social issues and making people laugh with at the comedy skills, participants performed in four categories – poetry, story telling, solo music and stand up comedy.
After ‘Scribblemania’,the first ever write – up exhibition in the state, ‘The TERRACE – Open Mic.’ was put in place by TOTELL which was held on December 29 and 30 at TOTELL tower in the capital city Agartala.
‘The TERRACE – Open Mic.’is the first ever and one of a kind event in the state. TOTELL is a platform which provides a bigger sphere to the budding talents of Tripura as well as the entire Northeastern region to explore their potentials.
“The two day event focused on enhancing public speaking capabilities and building confidence to put up one’s thoughts and views out in the open,” stated the co-founder of TOTELL, Joysankar Bhattacharjee.
Eminent journalists including MJ from BigFm, publishers, senior writers, poets, musicians, editors, advocates, photographers, bands and northeast-based models graced the event with their presence and garnered their appreciation. All the performances were recorded individually and the participants were felicitated with mementos.