Welcome to MES Rangashale

MES Rangashale, a distinguished unit of the MES group of institutions, stands as a testament to the visionary efforts of its secretary, Prof. BR. Sheshadri Iyengar, and founder member Smt. Vimala Rangachar. Established in the academic year 2003-2004, MES Rangashale initially gained recognition through its affiliation with the Public Education Department. The institution embarked on its journey with the introduction of a two-year diploma program in Drama Art, under the auspices of the Karnataka Secondary Education Board.

Over the years, MES Rangashale has evolved and grown, fostering the artistic talents of its students. From 2008 to 2020, the institute continued to offer its diploma in Drama Art, affiliated with Hampi University. Currently, MES Rangashale proudly holds affiliation with the prestigious Karnataka State Dr. Gangubhai Hangal Music and Performing Arts University in Mysore. Celebrating two decades of dedicated service, MES Rangashale is led by the experienced and capable Dr. K.P Ashwathanarayana, serving as the Convener and Director of the institute. Under his guidance, the institution has become a hub for nurturing artistic excellence and promoting cultural heritage.

The impact of MES Rangashale is evident in the success stories of its alumni. Graduates of the Diploma in Drama Art program have seamlessly integrated into various professional spheres, contributing as teachers in both government and private schools, as well as making their mark as accomplished TV and cine artists. The institute’s commitment to quality education and holistic development has undoubtedly played a pivotal role in shaping the careers of its alumni, making MES Rangashale a distinguished name in the field of performing arts education.

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Dr.Ashwathanarayana K.P

Modern Theatre Practitioner.
MA in Theatre Arts.Diploma in Drama
Junior Research fellowship awardee.

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