The drama “Manachchadchchiyin Vali ( The way of the Conscience)” staged by the students of Drama and Theatre operating from Ilavai, representing the Central Cultural centre of the Sandilipai Divisional Secretariat, in the “Pratheeba Tharanga” drama competition organized among 281 Central Cultural centres Island wide, by the Ministry of Higher Education and Cultural Affairs, has won the first place in the National Level and had won 11 other awards offered in the Competition.
This drama was written and directed by a young Artist from Ilavalai, Sebasty Robinson.
This drama had won the following 11 National Awards for the year 2018 :
Best Drama, Best Script, Best Direction, Best Costume, Best Makeup, Best Music composition, Best Stage preparation, Best choreography, Best Stage Administration, Best Actor and Best Actress.
Best Actor – Roy Alex
Best Music composition – R.Sathees
Best Choreography and Stage Administration – T. Luxman
Six Awards including Best Direction, Best Script, Best Costume and Best Make up were won by the Director of this Drama, S. Robinson.
These awards will be awarded to the winners at the National Arts and Cultural Festival to be held at the Walasmulla National School in Matara Di