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Ganesh Kala Krida Manch

Ganesh Kala Krida Manch situated in the central location of Pune city i.e., Swargate, is the only cultural centre with a capacity of 2,400 seats. Along with the auditorium, it also has two exhibition halls that are made available for exhibition of garments, handicrafts, Khadi Gramodyog products, jewellery, educational and household products, and technical education, career guidanceprogrammes.

It is available for cultural, educational, social and religious activities, as well as corporate and business seminars.

Location : Beside Nehru Stadium, Swargate, Pune, Maharashtra 411042

Google Map : https://goo.gl/zxikun

 Opening Ceremony:

 Friday, 28th August 1998

 Inaugurated by:

 Hon. Manohar Joshi,

 Chief Minister, Maharashtra State

 Contact No:

 020 - 24447712

 

Theatre Details

Auditorium

 Stage Area

 60’ x 40’ x 35’ ft.

 Exhibition Hall No. 1

 10,200 sq. ft.

 Exhibition Hall No. 2

 7,000 sq. ft.

 

Auditorium Seating Capacity - 2400

Theatre Facilities

  • Acoustic false ceiling treatment and air cooling system
  • New facilities - Dolby sound system, projection system and motorized screen
  • Air-conditioned V.I.P. rooms for special guests.
  • Make-up rooms – 4 no. (air-conditioned)
  • Fire fighting system for the auditorium that has 12 entrances.
  • Pay and Park facility.
  • Eight security personnel (in three shifts); their salaries paid by the Security Department of Pune Municipal Corporation.
  • Two exhibition halls available – Hall No. 1 and Hall No. 2.

Programme Timings

The auditorium of Ganesh Kala Krida Manch is venue for very big programmes, which need a lot of preparation including stage setting and decoration, setting the sound system, testing the sound system, etc. Also letting in and out the audience, too, is a time taking activity. Hence, the time slots for this auditorium are as follows:

Morning

9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Evening

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Theatre Rent Rate

The following rent rates are as per the Resolution No. 1248 dated 07/09/2000 of the Standing Committee and Resolution No.296 dated 23/10/2000 by Hon. Chief Meeting.

Sr. No.

Programme

Proposed Rent

Newly-suggested Rent for the Sound System

  1. 1.

Conferences, Private Company and Commercial-basis programme

Rs. 25,000/- per day

Rs. 15,000/- per programme (only for 5 hours) respectively + Service tax

Rs. 10,000/- (Full day)

Rs. 6,000 (For 5 hours)

       2.

  • For educational, secondary and primary school (programmes related to education)
  • Religious programmes, discourse, lecture, felicitation programme, Body Shows and other programmes at the Taluka level, District level, National level by Sports Associations, and Ghazal Concert, Fashion Show, Ballet, Hindi Orchestra

Rs. 15,000/- per programme (only for 5 hours) + Service tax

Rs. 6,000/- (For 5 hours)

       3.

Dramas in Marathi and other languages, Marathi Bhavgeete, Light Music concerts, Indian dance performances, Conferences of the political parties and organizations, Lavani and Tamasha

Rs. 10,000/- per programme (only for 5 hours) + Service tax

Rs. 1,500 (for 5 hours)

B)

  • Exhibition Hall No. 1 with an area of 10,200 sq. ft approximately
  • Exhibition Hall No. 2 with an area of 7,000 sq. ft approximately

Rs. 15,000/- per day + Service tax

Rs. 10,000/- per day + Service tax

 

C)

Interest-free deposit amount of Rs. 10,000/- accepted in lieu of booking for programme and exhibition.

 

 

D)

Excluding the above-mentioned proposed rent amount, separate electricity charges shall be levied as per the electricity usage during the actual programme duration.

@Rs. 9.00 per unit

 

 

Also, other than the rent of the auditorium for 5 hours, Rs. 15,000/- is charged for the entire system including the entire sound system and motorized screen with the projection system for 5 hours.  

Rate for Additional Items

Sr. No.

Additional Rentals

Quantity

Current Rent

1.

V.I.P. Room

For 5 hours

500/-

2.

V.I.P. Chair

1

20/-

3.

Table

1 Per Session

25/-

4.

Platform / Level

1

20/-

5.

Video Shooting (Connection Charges)

Per Session

300/-

6.

Cleaning of decorative rangoli

 

200/-

7.

Screen

1

600/-

8.

Wooden Stool

1

10/-

9.

An Arch on the out - gate

 

500/-

10.

Speaker System

For 5 hours

1,250/-

11.

Canteen in the Interior

1 Day

1,000/-

(Service tax shall be levied on all the rents)

Booking Policy

Six months prior to the programme date on a first come first serve basis.

Repairs and Maintenance

The responsibility of repairs and maintenance of the theatre lies with the Bhavan Rachana / Building Construction and Electricals Department, Pune Municipal Corporation.

For more details, Contact : Hon.Manager,

Contact No. 020 - 24447712