Rhapsody 2018 was organised by the Thenmozhi Memorial Trust in order to raise funds for the treatment and care of underprivileged cancer patients on the 12th of May 2018. Arun, the founder of the trust lost his mother to cancer and had vowed to save as many cancer patients as he can. He has successfully organised the mobile breast cancer screening with mammogram facilities in rural areas and has funded innumerable underprivileged children.
The philanthropic evening witnessed an entertaining array of events like dance, mimicry, stand-up comedy, mime and singing. A fashion walk by ten cancer survivors from different age groups won the audience’s applause followed by Airtel Super singer fame Soundarya’s rendition of hit numbers.
The fundraising event was inaugurated by Balaji Mohan, the brand ambassador of the trust through a video conference at Sri Mutha Venkata Subha Rao Auditorium in Lady Andal School. Popular celebrities like, Kalakka Povadhu Yaaru Naveen and stand-up comedian Jagan stunned the stage to entertain the audience for the noble cause.
A glimpse of the events:
- Performance by Soundarya.
- Dance by team Zero 6 and Humanoids.
- Mimicry by Naveen.
- Standup comedy by Jagan.
- Mime by G-mime studio.
- Fashion show by cancer survivors