AWARDING NIGHT: One of acoustic performance coloring the closing of rector Cup UKM Theater Community UMM, Saturday night (11/4)
Art activities in University of Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM) assessed more dynamic. Denny Mizhar the founder of Pelangi Sastra Malang said, it can be seen from the high appreciation space to cultural elements in this white campus, start form theater, music, film, up to others variety of arts.
For Denny, the challenge that must be answered by art lover in UMM is to expand the network of artist outside the campus. “I think internally is quite good and stabile, it’s time to give new color outside the campus,” said Denny when watched the awarding night competition of Rector Cup Student Activity Unit (UKM) Theater Community UMM, Saturday (11/4) last weekend at Technique Hall UMM.
Denny who is also one of judges in that activity assessed, everything that already learned in UMM must be able to affect for art movement, especially in Malang. “Student art space UMM must be expanded, not only on campus,” said the alumni of Theater Hompimpah Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) UMM.
Rectro Cup Competition UKM Theater was followed by seven communities; there are Theater Kata Mati from Faculty of Education and Teacher Training (FKIP), Cremone from Faculty of Technical Engineering, Hompimpah from FEB, Jalu from Faculty of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry (FPP) Kala from Faculty of Health Science (FK), Sinden from Faculty of Social and Political Science (FISIP), and Belbaba from Faculty of Psychology. The chief of committee expected, other three faculties can participate and send their delegations in competition next year.
Series of competition Rector Cup UKM Theater was held since 6 to 11 of April, 2015. Event with theme “Artdicted” that means “Art Addicted” was consisted three competitions; there are reading poem, writing literature and theater.
“My expectation, with this theme all art lovers in UMM can be addicted to compete their work,” said Cungkring.
Success formed young talent in the field of art, competition this year was won by theater Sinden from FISIP as general winner. Sinden was also to be the first winner in theater competition then Hompimpah and Kata Mati as second and third winner.
“We will continue to work, appropriate with motivation of Sinden community, that process will not betray the result,” said Dadang, the Director of Sinden in Rector Cup Performance. (dar/han/t_zuh)