Celebrating the 3rd Edition of “Namma Ooru Namma Gethhu” this year with participation from people across Chennai.

Watch the Grand Finals LIVE – Aug 22, 2021 at 5 PM

The Timeline

August 5, 2021

The Launch

India@75 Event launch across all schools in Chennai

August 5, 2021

August 17, 2021

Close Entries

Last day to receive entries from participants

August 17, 2021

August 20, 2021

Announce Finalists

Finalists in each category of talent are announced.

August 20, 2021

August 22, 2021


Judges select the winners among the shortlisted finalists. Watch it LIVE on Facebook and Youtube.

August 22, 2021

Participate in CGT 2021

Showcase your talent!

Rules of the Competition

Talent Show Rules for eligibility:

  1. The show is open to anyone who has a valid college ID.
    • Age: 17-21 years
  2. Acts with any member of category 1 must have a consent from parents for each of the members.
  3. Only SOLO performance is allowed
  4. Talents may include (but not limited to) singing, dancing, instrumental music, skits, magic, comedy, martial arts, juggling, NO LIP-SYNCHING.
  5. Artistic talents like Drawing, painting, sculpting etc can be submitted as well, will be considered as a different category
  6. Everyone must return a completed and signed Talent Show Participation Form
  7. In all cases, decisions of the judges are final and will not be open to discussion.
  8. Absolutely no profanity or insensitive subject matter will be permitted.
  9. Costumes must be appropriate for all age groups. This is a community event.
  10. Acts are responsible for their own props and costumes.
  11. All performances will be screened for appropriateness by the Talent Show Committee.
  12. There will be prizes given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

Registration Rules

  1. All selected participants are required to attach an original recorded video of their finale performance
  2. Use of any edits, special effects and graphics is strictly prohibited.
  3. Please furnish all details below correctly and ensure all accurate attachments are added
  4. All uploaded files will be verified by a panel before approving your place for the final performance
  5. Please note that the video sent and the final performance have to be the same
  6. Any mis-match in video and performance is subject to disqualification

Criteria for Judgment

  1. Appearance & Personality (Costume, Confidence, poise, express, gestures, ability to communicate with the audience)
  2. Technical Ability (Ability to do what the activity or the skill requires including voice quality, pitch, projection, use of instruments or props etc.)
  3. Creativity (Producing something new, unique, creative and original in delivery of act)

Rules for Finale

  1. You will be given 1 minute to showcase your talent
  2. Evaluation will be done on the basis of originality, societal impact, novelty.
  3. Only registered participants will be allowed to enter in the event
  4. Participants are encouraged the use props or any other showcase material to present their talent.
  5. Decision of the jury is final and binding
  6. Registered Contestants are expected to abide the rules & regulations, follow the decorum.
  7. In case of a power failure, network issues or any unforeseen event – The video sent by the participant during registration for finals will be played for judges to decide

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