Kenya Schools drama festival adjudicators report will not be the final as it used to be in the past.
time around cameras replay will take anew role in order to make sure
that best groups are given chance to climb to the pick.
The news was announced by the festivals national chairman Chokera Kahura during an adjudicators briefing in Nairobi last week.
told over 150 members that things had dramatically changed with the
major objective of promoting and fishing out talents from drama festival
which is the gate way to the world of entertainment.
past there had been public outcry that well connected groups had been
riding high while the best groups thrown out from the festivals, which
are very important on Kenya School calendar.
In the past
groups which fails to move ahead had performed on public arena and
ends up attracting more theater love and even there scripts ends up into
The good news had been welcomed by both producers and
affected Schools who accused some adjudicators of being the force behind
the winning scripts and among other evils.
drama festival had in the past played great role in drama development in
the Country given that Prof Ngugi Wathiong and the late Prof Francis
Imbuga are products of drama festivals