Poetical Boffins Celebrated April Fool’s Day in Style with Poetry and Comedy.
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Since the times of pigeon-letter tradition, people had an artist inside them. The ones who conveyed to the world came to be known as big poets and performers but many locked their words just to the pages of diary and letters.
Thanks to the social media these days, which gave poetry an equal position as any other art. Also, a big thanks to the events which are taking place nowadays at different corners of the country. One such event was held on April 1, 2018, by the team Poetical Boffins at the College of Arts and Crafts, Patna. This was their fourth open mic in the city.
Now, what’s an open mic? Open mic is a platform where performers express their independent thoughts, emotions, and opinions, without any fear of being judged by someone.
On the auspicious day of April 1, the event had a theme ‘April Fool’s Day’. Many poets, writers, and stand-up comedians performed their self-written piece.
Comedians like Agam Anand and Abhishek Raj proposed their stand-up comedy on topics like ‘Girlfriend ki shopping’, Bollywood and Note Bandi.
On the theme of April Fool, there were poets like Deep Jyoti, Subodh Kumar Sinha, and Isha; who spoke on the topics like ‘Bevkoof’, ‘Mai Murkh hoon’ and ‘ Happy April Fool’. They contained silent comedy and gave a deep strong message at last.
Also, there were poets who bought sensitive yet soothing pieces. Kundan Anand caught the audience with his melodious Gazals and poems titled ‘Putra Shaktiman Ho’. Ayush Srivastava questioned and quoted himself with his poem ‘What Defines You?’, on an experience which left him numb.The event got its complete glow by the all-time patriotic poets Amit and Mayank.
The audience voted Ashesh Singh for the best performer, on his piece – ‘Burbak Divas’. The event was hosted by Abhishek and Isha.
All in all, the event connected every person with a soft, beautiful and sensitive medium – Poetry. This claimed the success of the show.