About Drama School Mumbai
Drama School Mumbai was founded in 2013 to forge a new generation of theatre-makers; actor-creator-entrepreneurs professionally trained to perform and create work to a higher global standard of storytelling. Our alumni are all highly active, founding theatre groups, acting in award-winning plays, working in films as well as applying their craft in education and corporate-training.
We work with a faculty comprising of the best theatre practitioners, actors, playwrights, directors, theatre designers and producers.
Armed with fundamental skills in performance, direction and producing, our graduates embark on making their own livings and careers in the theatrical arts, contributing to a gradual development of the sector with work that aims to be of a higher standard for all audiences.
Drama School Mumbai also works to promote the awareness of theatre and its processes to a wider audience interested in exploring and understanding the medium for themselves through shorter workshops, lectures, and regular presentations of work created by the students and faculty.
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At the tenth session of Unrehearsed Futures (Season 2), we invited all participants in the room to reflect on what the three main areas of exploration for Unrehearsed Futures – Possibility, Plurality, Planetarity – meant to them and how they felt about the moment they are in now, in comparison to where they were an year […]
The ninth session of Unrehearsed Futures (Season 2) witnessed a rich conversation about the women who contributed significantly to European legacies of “masters” Jacques Lecoq, Jacques Copeau etc. During the session, Cass Fleming, founder of The Chekhov Collective, and Paola Coletto, the pedagogical director of Padova Arts Academy discussed that though the nomenclature of physical […]
We are in the middle of what seems like a never-ending pandemic. For the theatre industry, it has meant closing its doors and opening new virtual ones. Nearly everything has migrated online – learning, teaching, performing and experiencing the performing arts. The pandemic has given us a much-needed pause that has compelled most to rethink […]