Tiatr Academy of Goa (TAG) recently organised its monthly programme ‘Somplolea Tiatristancho Ugddas’ at the Black Box, Ravindra Bhavan, Margao. The late artistes born in the month of July who were remembered in the programme were A M B Rose, Alexinho de Candolim, Domnik Vaz, Carmo Rod, Fr Freddy J da Costa, Antonio Moraes, Joao Inacio D’Souza, Peter Champion, Francisco Borges, Joao Sebastiao Sequeira, Fr Caetano D’Costa, Lawrence de Tiracol, Miss Julie, Josinho D’Souza, Manuel S Noronha, and Bonaventure D’Pietro.
The evening saw Ryan Borges and Nisia Gomes rendering some songs of the late tiatr artistes while the musical score was provided by Melroy Rodrigues. Later member secretary of TAG, Cezar D’Mello presented mementos to the family members of late Manoel Noronha and Bonaventure D’Pietro, as a token of remembrance for their valuable contribution to Goan tiatr. Mafaldina Moreira of TAG, gave the live sketch of the late tiatr artistes and also proposed the vote of thanks.