Kairali Youth Fest 2019

Infosys Foundation, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan
& Kolkata Kairali Samajam



in association with

Andhra Association, Kolkata


  • Dance (Single – Classical/Folk/Cinematic/Western)
  • Dance (Group – Classical/Folk/Cinematic/Western)
  • Light or Film Songs (Single)
  • Classical Music (Single – Hindustani/Carnatic)
  • Instrumental Music (Single – Eastern/Western)
  • Poem Recitation (English/Hindi/Bengali/Sanskrit)


Online Registration Period: 1st April to 25th April, 2019

Audition 1: 28th April, 2019 at Andhra Association Hall, 13A ,Shahnagar Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700026 – 9 AM onwards

Audition 2:  5th May, 2019 at S M Nagar Saastha Samithy,
S M Nagar Govt. Housing Estate, P O Sarkarpool, Kolkata – 700143
(Near 13A Bus stand) – 9 AM onwards

Grand Finale: 7th July, 2019 at Sarat Sadan, Behala

Rules & Regulations

  • The events are open to South Indian students/youth aged from 10 to 15 years (as on January 1, 2019 – Group A) and 15+ to 25 years (as on January 1, 2019 – Group B)
  • Entry to the Fest is free of any charges
  • There will be no separate events for girls and boys
  • One candidate will be allowed to participate in maximum two events
  • All groups for group events should have minimum 6 members and the maximum will be 8 members
  • The candidates can specify their venue of choice for auditions at the time of registration
  • Participants should arrange for necessary costumes and make-up for auditions
  • Musical instruments will be allowed only for instrumental music and live songs for dance items
  • Pre-recorded music/material can be used for dance events
  • The Organizers reserve the right to postpone or cancel any event without assigning any reason
  • The decision of the judges will be final and binding on all concerned
  • Winners & Awards:
    • Two best performers in each individual event shall be awarded theKairali Pratibha Puraskar
    • One Team will be declared as winner in the Group Dance event and all members of the winning team will receive the winner’s medallion and Certificate
    • All participants will receive Participation Certificates
    • All Partibha Puraskar winners and the winning group will perform at the Grand Finale on 7th July
    • Other contestants who attended the auditions shall be considered for performances at the Grand Finale, the decision regarding this shall be taken by the organizers after careful consideration of all the performances and feedback from the judges


Click Here for Online Registration