The Create Foundation (founded in loving memory of Pearl Padamsee), which stands for Children’s Research in Education Arts and Theatre Endowment is now in its 13th year, and we are pleased to host our 10th Annual Inter-School Competition of The Pearl Padamsee Trophy For Excellence In Speech And Drama ( which is the Elocution competition amongst children from mainstream schools)

The theme this year is one of Mahatma Gandhi’s most famous quotes – “Be the change you want to see in the world” – in line with our historic production “Mahatma. To encourage an all-round performance, children will have to incorporate acting and the use of costumes and props, into their elocution piece. This competition will be judged by eminent personalities from the field of theatre and they will receive expert comments on their performances. Several celebrities too are expected to join in to boost the morale of the children.

Eliminations at schools from: 16th to 30th November, and from 4th to 6th December

Finals on Saturday, 19th December
At Y.B Chavan Auditorium at 5pm.

Children who wish to participate can contact 9870033331

Our winners of the 10th Pearl Padamsee Trophy for Excellence in Speech and Drama, 2015

Winner (10-13 years)
Aaliyah Ramakrishnan

Winner (7-9 years)
Nyla Bajaj

1st runner up (10-13 years)
Vikram Sivashankar

1st runner up (7-9 years)
Jehaan Shah

2nd runner up (10-13 years)
Krisha Vora

2nd runner up (7-9 years)
Raina Haque

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