Natya Chetana:A Cultural Action Organization and Resource Center For Mass Awareness
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Natya Chetana is active in Orissa Natya Sangha , the state network of amateur theatre groups. Also keeping in touch with organisers of Drama competitions in Orissa who have their network of amateur theatre groups. Natya Chetana has participated in national and state events of theatre art such as :

  • National Multi Lingual Theatre Festival by Satabdira Kalakar (Bhubaneswar)
  • State Theatre Festival by Pancham Veda (Bhubaneswar)and Manan (Bhubaneswar)
  • State event by Natyam (Anugul), Bindoo O Balay (Balasore), Juba Udayan (Sambalpur), Bhumika (Bolangir) etc.

Natya Chetana has been connected with forums created by organisors of National level theatre events where Natya Chetana has taken part such as :

  • Nandikar National Theatre Festival , Kolkata (2002)
  • National Theatre Festival by National School of Drama, New Delhi(2003)
  • Golden Jubilee Theatre Festival ‘Rang Swarn’2003 by National Performing Arts Academy (CSNA)
  • Chennai Kalai Kuzhu National Street Theatre Festival at Chennai. (1996)

Natya Chetana is associated with selective socio-political movements around Women, Children, Environmental activism, Human Right etc. of Orissa such as :

  • NAA (National Adivasi Alliance)
  • VANI (Voluntary Action Network of India)
  • We-Can ORISSA (Against domestic violence on women).
  • Mada Mukti Abhijan (anti alcohol movement).
  • Panchayat Raj Movement.
  • Land right Movement.
  • Forest Movement.
  • Water Movement.
  • Voter's Awareness Campaign.