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Abhishek Majumdar (Founder and Core Faculty)

Abhishek Majumdar is a theatre practitioner, who has performed in the theatre in Bangalore, New Delhi, Chennai and London. He holds performing Arts scholarships from the Charles Wallace Foundation, The Inlaks Foundation and the London International Institute of Performing Arts. He is a recipient of the Hindu Metro Plus playwright’s award and The Toto Funds the Arts writing award He is an alumnus of the London International School of Performing Arts and has also trained under the guidance of Mahesh Dattani, Adishakti Theatre Lab and Yatrik, New Delhi. Currently he is the artistic director of the Indian Ensemble Bangalore and a member of the young Vic director’s network London.
His work as a theatre facilitator and teacher includes teaching at: Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, Film and Television Institute of India Pune, MindScreen Film Institute Chennai, Rangashankara Bangalore, Kathalaya, Infosys Technologies, HAL Management Institute and the HeadStart Children’s Repertory.

Sandeep Shikhar (Core Faculty)

    Sandeep Shikhar started theatre with Dastak Sanskritik Manch, Dhanbad, Jharkhand. As an actor, he has performed in Bihar, Jharkhand, Orrisa, UP, Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore. He is trained as an actor from Sri Ram Centre For Performing Arts, New Delhi and has worked with Rajinder Nath in Abhiyaan, New Delhi and with Manav Kaul for RangaShankara productions in Bangalore. As a writer his work includes plays Treadmill and Naariyal Paani.
    He has Directed ‘Marnoparant’ (playwright-surendra verma) and Naariyal Paani. He is the co-founder of the theatre group in Bangalore called Our Theatre. As a theatre facilitator, he conducts acting workshops for corporates (Texas Instruments). His work in the field of media has been writing dialogues and screenplays for films and serials in Mumbai. His running projects include play Treadmill (as an actor & writer), directed by Abhishek Majumdar and he is writing and working on his new script Deluxe Hair Cutting Salon.

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