RAMANJIT KAUR – brief work profile

Ramanjit Kaur  is an International Award winning Theatre and Film Actor and Director…

 The lead Actor of Padmashree Neelam ManSingh Chowdhry’s group since more than two decades, Ramanjit is a graduate in Music, Dance, Fine Arts and Literature, and a Gold Medalist in Masters in Music ( Inst.). Apart from training in Theatre under her guru Neelam Mansingh , she has also trained at UK, France and Italy.

She has performed at Festivals in India and worldwide, including Uk, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Singapore, Dubai, Pakistan Australia, Uzbekistan, Sri Lanka etc.

National Awards :

SANGEET NATAK AKADEMI’s USTAD BISMILLAH KHAN YUVA PURASKAR AWARD

SANSKRITI AWARD

LAADLI  NATIONAL AWARD FOR GENDER SENSITISATION

International Awards :

FRENCH EMBASSY SCHOLARSHIP , France

THE CHARLES WALLACE AWARD, UK

Film Credits :

Deepa Mehta’s ‘Anatomy of Violence’ ,

‘Videsh- Heaven On Earth’

 ‘Fire’

Samir Mehanovich’s ‘Mouth of Hell’

Shalini Raghavayiah’s ‘Watch the stars for me tonight’

FOUNDER DIRECTOR OF ‘THE CREATIVE ARTS, Kolkata,  Since 2002, Ramanjit Kaur has been the Artistic Director of ‘The cReative Arts, an organization she founded with the aim of offering Theatre training and for exploring different Theatre genres…

Ramanjit has DIRECTED  more than two dozen original plays for children and adults, which have been acclaimed Nationally and Internationally… She is known for creating work in different Theatre Genres such as Site-Specific Theatre, Theatre Science, Theatre as Therapy or Theatre for Development…

 

In 2011, she created an ALL-WOMEN THEATRE GROUP  and has directed many plays with all-women cast…like ‘Baawre Mann Ke Sapne’, ‘ Simayon se Parey’, ‘Khatti Imli Meethe Ber’, ‘ Burning Bubbles’ , ‘Beyond Borders’ …

Her all-women play ‘BAAWRE MANN KE SAPNE’ received NATIONAL AWARD

This award-winning play was invited to

National School of Drama International Festival 16th Baharangam;

Also, to Colombo, Sri Lanka, by SAARC and ICCR, COLOMBO. The play was attended by the Sri Lankan’s Prime Minister’s wife Prof. Maithree Wicremesinghe, Indian High Commissioner and other SAARC dignitaries…

Their much-acclaimed play ‘BEYOND BORDERS’ has been performed at 8TH THEATRE OLYMPICS , held in India… and recently , the play was performed in the presence of

His Excellency , Shri Keshari Nath Tripathi, Governor , West Bengal, who said “ This is the best play I have ever seen in my life…”

The all-women group has performed Nationally and Internationally and has received great response from the audience and the media all over…

 

 

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