Last year birthday of national acclaimed music director Hamsalekha was a surprise when his pet dream merchant V Ravichandran presented him visual presentation that moved him immensely.
For this year June 23rd birthday Hamsalekha is celebrating via 'Kiru Nataka Varsha -2014'. Starting from 23rd of June in 30 districts of Karnataka 3000 short plays of half an hour would be staged says Hamsalekha the pride of Kannada cinema.
It was long ago Hamsalekha developed the idea of 'Nataka Chavadi' and this is an extension format of it he says in an SMS message.
Ho Na Sathya of Shimoga staged 100 plays under 'Ranga Shathaka' is heading this 'Kuru Nataka Varsha-2014'. The short play event coincides with Hamsalekha birthday and kick start on June 23 with a chariot 'Pampana Theru' moving all over Karnataka.
Music director of over 400 films Kannada, top graded lyricist and founder of Hamsalekha Desi College - Hamsalekha is the trend setter from 'Prema Loka' in late 80's.