Festival Getar 2014 Receives Overwhelming Response

Getar2014THURSDAY, 10 APRIL – The Cultural and Arts Exco of Residential College Anugerah Bestari (Kolej AB), Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) is organising a ‘Gerak Tari 2014 Festival’ or ‘Festival Getar 2014’. The event is held at the Dewan Resital or Recital Hall of the School of Arts, UMS. It started yesterday and will end tomorrow which incidentally is the final day of the festival.

Among the activities featured are dancing workshop, voice competition, dance art competition and a traditional wear presentation.

The participants are not only from UMS but also from higher learning institutions and schools in and around Kota Kinabalu. Among them are Masterskill, ATI College, All Saints Secondary School, KK High School, Tamparuli Secondary School, Shan Tao Secondary School, SMK Kolombong, SMK Tansau and SM St. Peter.

The final day of Festival Getar 2014 is on Friday with the official closing ceremony at the same venue starting at 8.00 pm to be officiated by the Director of UMS Alumni Centre, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mahmud Sudin. The winners are also expected to be announced at the closing ceremony.

This festival is also in collaboration with the Cultural and Arts Department Sabah and the Sabah Cultural Board and will feature the best three performances for each category. 

All are welcome to witness this event.- FL

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