The grand finale of the 11th edition of VIBGYOR Viva started recently with stunning performances by students at VIBGYOR High – Marathahalli. The Knockout Round, a prelude to the Grand Finale, was held at VIBGYOR High – HSR Layout Open Ground on December 20, 2019.
The two-day extravaganza was a celebration of music, dance and talent. “Viva is a reflection of VIBGYOR Group of Schools’ pursuit of excellence in holistic education and its endeavour to provide various platforms for students to showcase their talent and skills. Viva not only brings together VIBGYOR students from across the country but from other schools too. Over the years, Viva has witnessed exponential growth with wide participation and this year has been no exception. Congratulations to all the participants of Viva 11,” says Kavita Sahay Kerawalla, vice-chairperson, VIBGYOR Group of Schools.
During the grand finale, audiences were mesmerised by some heart-warming Indian and Western musical performances. The stage came alive as students from across India presented some stupendous Indian classical, contemporary, solo and group dance performances. Since its inception, Viva has witnessed the participation of over one lakh students.
The winners of Viva – 2019 were:
Name of Student Category Winner
Shahana Shome Voice of Viva – Indian (Winner)
Devika Ayyappa Voice of Viva – Western (Winner)
Vidya Punamiya Swing n Swirl – Solo (Winner)
Angels Dance Academy Swing n Swirl – Group (Winner)
Mahek Malik Viva Nova – Female (Winner)
Archith Shettygar Viva Nova – Male (Winner)
The winners take home cash award, trophy and a certificate. Viva has undoubtedly become a launchpad for students to take a plunge into the world where imagination thrives.
The panel of judges comprised Mr Raveesh (Music Director), Mr Shashank Giri (Singer), Ms Divya Raghavan (Playback Singer), Ms Jyotsna Venkatesh (Model, Actor and Fitness Enthusiast), Ms Priya Rhythem (Rhythmist), Ms Priyanka Shenoy (Mrs India Kerala 2017), Ms Gipsita Nayak (Model and Entrepreneur).
Prominent guests who were present at the glittering event included Mr Harish Roy (Actor), Ms. Vaishnavi Menon (Actor), Mr. Jason (Celebrity Fitness Coach), Ms Christabel Daniel, Ms Prathima David (Mrs India Pride Of Nation 2019 Ravishing – 1st Runner-up, Bangalore, India), Mr Bharath Jackson (Dancer and Choreographer), Mr Anjan Goswami (Trainer, Fitness Nutritionist, Lifestyle & Weight Management Coach), Ms Madhuban (Fashion Designer, Salsa Dance and Choreographer), Ms Parvathy (Classical Singer), Ms Dipali Chakravarty (Classical Singer), Mr Madhu Govindrajan (Classical Singer), Mr Sabysachi Chatterji (Dancer and Choreographer).
Launched in 2010, Viva – a national level inter-school competition – is a platform that brings students from across India under one roof to compete and showcase their talent. Every child has a unique skill which needs to be nurtured to help it reach its true potential. VIBGYOR Group of Schools provides platforms which encourage students to explore, experiment, express and enhance their innate skills to be future-ready.
Founded in 2004, VIBGYOR Group of Schools, recognised as India’s Most Admired Brands in Education 2018, is a leading chain of K-12 schools known for its quality education and academic excellence.Posted in Campus, News