Training Session by Jehan Manekshaw: The DSM comes to Delhi

Open Day: Training sessions by Jehan Manekshaw After successful Open Days in Bangalore, Mumbai and Pune the DSM now comes to Delhi with a free training session by Jehan Manekshaw on Sunday, 9 April, 10 am at The Tadpole Repertory. Ever dreamed of seeing yourself on stage? Every wondered about your first stage performance in theatre? Ever wanted to make theatre your career? Well, look no further, because the DSM Open Day is HERE! The idea behind the DSM Open Day Training sessions is to bring…


Conversations@theDSM: Ramu Ramanathan & Gurleen Judge

Conversations are a tradition in theatre. And so, the DSM brings an entire series of discussions, talks and conversations, curated for the first weekend of every month. Our purpose in these conversations is twofold. First, we celebrate the bond between guru-shishya. Teachers in school, professors in college, coaches at the gym and directors in the rehearsal hall - all mentors have taught you something through conversations. That something makes you the person you are today. The second…


Alumni@theDSM: Performances by new theatre-makers

Over the next 4 months, past students of The Drama School Mumbai will bring their performances back their school. This is a special feature of "Alumni@theDSM" season of performances. It is a choice selection of new performances by a new generation of theatre-makers who started their journey at the DSM.  The first performance in this series is Chenda, a play devised by BeTaal. BeTaal@theDSM BeTaal is a group of theatre enthusiasts who believe in the off-beat, the breaking of rhythm and going…


Hear ye! Hear ye! The Mule's Foal is coming your way!

After 24 weeks of intensive training with the finest theatre-makers in acting, speech, body movements and theatre lessons, Batch 2016-17 of The Drama School Mumbai is ready with its first performance for the masses in the form of “The Mule’s Foal.” Based on the short novel by Fotini Epanomitis, and adapted by Australian playwright Alan Becher, The Mule's Foal is a tale about love, longing, gossip and a village where nothing makes sense! Under the co-directorship of theatre-makers Puja Sarup…


Open Day Series: The DSM comes to your city!

Want to make theatre your career? Well, look no further, because the DSM Open Day Series is HERE! Get a chance to experience world-class training and know more about the Post Graduate Diploma in Acting and Theatre-making at The Drama School Mumbai during its Open Day Series which travels to 7 cities across the next 2 months. Here leading theatre-makers, who also happen to be DSM faculty, will show you what students at the school are taught as a part of their training. This is an excellent…


The Mule's Fuel: Meet the ladies behind the scene

Over the past few months a synchronized cacophony had taken over The Drama School Mumbai. The noisemakers do bear a grudging resemblance to the students of the DSM however, and the source of their choral equivocations is the DSM annual student production. This year round, the students take on The Mule’s Foal, a play adapted by Alan Becher from an award-winning novel by Fotini Epanomitis - a story about families, love and the eternal joy of gossip. The play opened to some serious bouts of…