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How MIT Celebrates

Fests, whether they be cultural or technical, help you sharpen your skills, interact with different people and have the time of your life. Read on to take a peek at this colourful aspect of MIT.

The MIT Debate Tournament—Revels’20

A flagship event, The MIT DT was a national level debate competition conducted that garnered widespread participation. With participants divided into adjudicators and speakers, the contest culminated in a battle of wit and savvy.

Crescendo—Revels ’20

Crescendo allowed the music aficionados of Manipal to show their rhythmic caliber on stage. As the audiences were engulfed in vibrant yet soulful music, the participants held nothing back to win the competitions. From Acapellas to Rap Battles, Crescendo allured to every member of the music community.

Revels’20—Human Library

The Human Library showcased a plethora of people from various walks of life akin to books, sharing their stories. As the speakers covered topics ranging from mental health and loss to discovering oneself, it helped attendees expand their own worldview and gain novel perspectives.

Backstage at Revels—Unsung Heroes of the Fest

Revels is a culmination of the work put in by people ranging from the Security to the Cafeteria staff, who strive towards providing the students with an unparalleled experience during the fest each year. In this article, The MIT Post takes a look at the colossal efforts put in by these people behind the scenes of the fest.

Revels ’19—Dramebaaz

One of Revels’ most participated events, this year Dramebaaz brought to the stage a large number of budding actors showcasing their theatrical and dramatic skills. Ranging from street plays to mono-acting, as well as mime performances, Dramebaaz covered nearly every realm of theatre—tackling serious issues while also keeping the spirit of comedy

Revels’19—Footloose

One of Revels’ most anticipated categories, Footloose lived up to the hype with its lineup of events that explored every aspect of dance as an art form. From classical to hip hop and improv to choreographed dances, Footloose had something in store for everybody who likes to shake a leg every time they hear music.

Revels’19—Wordsworth

Open Category event Wordsworth presented a mixed bag of activities that catered to those who cherish both—the written and spoken word. Participants got their thinking caps on for an intense round of story-writing, followed by light-hearted game rounds that left the audience in splits of laughter.