School is a Music, Art and Dance institute as well as a performance
venue which was inaugurated in 2009 with the inspiration
to further Music Art & Dance education in Pakistan.
MAD School aspires to encourage growth and development within
Karachi's local artist community by providing arts education programs to
children and young adults while facilitating in-house
performances. The school is run by a team
of fervent artists and musicians who are dedicated to
helping students learn means of expression in fun and
interactive ways. The school aims to fine tune the students’
potential, elevating their passion to new heights.
The faculty include the famous and talented Nida Butt & Hamza Jafri.
School has a 100 person capacity performance and rehearsal hall
for events which are held weekly. Events include Open Mic Nights, Drum
Circles, Stand-Up Comedy, Antaakshari and concerts of
established and aspiring artists.
The school also has an onsite musical instruments and accessories
store to facilitate its students education and access to
Students are welcomed into an environment of interactive
learning where creative expression is encouraged.
MUSICIANS & INSTRUCTORS
Composer, guitarist & singer for rock band ‘co-VEN’; Hamza
has been playing, composing and performing music for over 20
years. He founded The Guitar School in Lahore in June 2009
and has since been designing and teaching music programs to
aspiring artists. In June 2010 He co-founded MAD School in
Karachi. Hamza’s most recent work includes the soundtrack
and score of the stage production ‘Karachi the Musical’.
Composer, guitarist, keyboards & music producer. Faizan has
been playing with the band Mole for about 7 years and with
Orangenoise for the last 2 years. Faizan performed with his
band Mole in Coke studio's 4th season & performed with his
band Orangenoise in Uth record's 2nd season. He teaches
Guitar, beginner piano and Reason (electronic production) at
Besides several Theatre roles, one of which was presented in
Amritsar, India and several Television appearances. He
coached the Urdu-Improv comedy troupe ‘Aisa Kerogay Tau Kaun
Ayega’ and its later Television version ‘Lipton Light on Hai’.
He also runs a creative firm, EZZY PRODUCTIONS. The services
include Creative Consultancy, Creative training workshops,
Documentary Production, TVC production and Fiction