Carrying forward the pomp and glamour of the fest season, IMS Ghaziabad celebrated the grand “MELANGE 21”- Annual Inter Institute Cultural Fest 2021. A convergence of Dance, Drama, Art, Music & Fashion, the 2 Days cultural extravaganza was conceptualized under the mentorship of Shri Nitin Agarwal, Managing Trustee, IMS Group of Institutions and zestful leadership of Director, Dr. Urvashi Makkar to showcase the daunting IMSian spirit.
The event was graced by the glittering presence of Chief Guest Mr. Ashish Patel, Managing Director, Morgan Franklin Consulting, Washington, USA; Guest of Honor, Mr Sushant Sinha, Editor, Times Now; Mr. Indresh Mishra, eminent Indian classical vocalist representing the Kirana & Banaras Gharana; Renowned Poetess, Ms. Nisha Bhargav; Reputed Fashion Designer, Ms. Vaishali Jain, besides many more luminaries from industry, media and academia. Dr. Urvashi Makkar welcomed the dignitaries and congratulated the Students, Faculty & Staff of the institute for organizing the gala event.
She highlighted that every year “MELANGE 21” is organized to provide a prominent platform to the students from across the country to portray their creativity, talent and enthusiasm. More than 800 students from over 30 institutes of Delhi and NCR displayed their talent and skills in Solo Singing (Swara)& Duet Singing (Sur Sangam); Solo Dance (Soul Rocker) & Group Dance (Dance Maniacs); Poetry Competition (Abhivyakti); Rangmanch (Skit); Fashion Show (Vogue); College Making (Sangrah); T-Shirt Painting (Mosaic); Video Making (SMARTCapture); and many others.
This year the highlight of the event was the enthralling ‘Live Musical Concert performance by the rocking band ‘HEARTBEATS’ which made the ecstatic audience groove on the electrifying beats. The high energy, audio and visual entertainment experience brought a “Wow” factor to the show. Cash prizes of upto Rs. 1 Lakh, mementoes, and certificates were awarded to the winners. The event was supported by corporate sponsors like Truefitt &Hill, ITC Ltd., Unicharm India, Uncle Beccs and Media Partner Dainik Bhaskar. The motley of events in “MELANGE 21’ coordinated by Chief Conveners, Dr. Surabhi Singh and Dr. Parul Yadav, were thoroughly enjoyed by the student community in the high octane environment of IMS Ghaziabad.