Hashmi Theatre Forum

Hashmi, the exclusive theatre group of St. Joseph’s College of Commerce, is one of the most creative and exclusive associations. The theatre forum is split into three parts: English, Hindi and Kannada theatre. Students of the Hashmi group have taken part and won awards in several inter-collegiate competitions within Bangalore as well as in other cities.

The Hashmi Theatre Forum provides a platform for students to explore and improve their dexterity in theatre. They performed at the Rangotsava Theatre Festival with other professional actors in Mysore, to perform ‘Kichillada Beghe’. They also visited Pondicherry to enhance their knowledge about theatre and stage performance. They took part and won many prizes in theatre festivals at Mount Carmel College, St. John’s Medical College and Bishop Cotton Women’s Christian College.

They put up a play based on independent India titled ‘Azadi’ with strong social messages. Their collaborations with Project Smiles and BBMP has spread awareness about various ecological issues. The annual national level theatre fest was organized on 22nd and 23rd of February, 2019. The forum put up two performances as part of the fest: ‘Merchant of Venice’ in English and ‘Mouna Ratrigalu’ in Kannada.

Teacher Coordinator

Student Coordinator

Assistant Coordinator

Dr. Lavakumar

Jaice Thomas