Tiatr Academy Goa (TAG) observed the birth anniversary of Pai Tiatrist Joao Agostinho Fernandes at Ravindra Bhavan, Margao on Tuesday. On this occasion, TAG honoured tiatrists of yesteryears with its prestigious life time contribution to tiatr awards.
Addressing the gathering Chief Minister Digambar Kamat said that the government would extend all support to the schemes formulated for the welfare of tiatrists which will benefit this traditional form of Goan art. After distributing the awards he said that these tiatrists truly deserve lifetime achievement award for their sacrifice and contribution to tiatr.
TAG President Tomazinho Cardozo was grateful to the chief minister for supporting to the cause of tiatr. He further said that the TAG has been working towards improving various aspects of tiatr and the government has always supported them.
On this occasion, the TAG in association with Ravindra Bhavan, Margao also organized a workshop ‘Boro Tiatr Koso Borouncho’ which was conducted by Konkani writer Pundalik Naik. Around 50 participants took part in the same.