Asmita has left no stone unturned from school to colleges to old age homes; from spreading awareness in the leprosy colonies to bringing their stories among the ones who could bring the change. In its long term it has succeeded in reaching the hearts as well as minds of people. From bringing change in the society to changing the world it has shined all through the road.
Asmita has been very active in street theatre thus spreading awareness among the ones who need the change and ones who could bring the change, from performing in the alleys to Cafe Coffee Day's it has bought theatre within reach and has given new defination to theatre as a profession. Asmita encourages actors to act with a motive and has promoted individual change for the actors before introducing the same idea among the society for a better surroundings. For Asmita group, theatre has a purpose of awakening the audience to contemporary issues and creating a dialogue on prevailing social problems. Group has performed dozens of street plays on different Socio-political issues.
After 17 successful years of making theatre a movement and a trend among masses, it has now succeded in bringing theatre to people's home.Arvind Gaur is the man behind, he is the base as well as the walls... concisely the foundation stone of Asmita. Arvind Gaur is the one behind making Asmita an Actor's medium, he has given the word actor a new meaning and thus has today succeded in making theatre a medium for bringing change in the society.
The group has 64 productions to its credit and on an average has been performing for about 60 nights a year. All these plays have been directed by ASMITA's Resident Director Arvind Gaur.
Asmita Theatre Alumni List
Prominent Actor's who worked with Arvind Gaur -
* Kangana Ranaut *Deepak Dobriyal *Piyush Mishra *Manu Rishi *Shilpa Shukla
* Rashi Bunny *Aishveryaa Nidhi *Imran Zahid* Lushin Dubey * Bubbles Sabharwal
*Ruth Sheard * Seema Azmi *Ayesha Mohan * Shakti Anand * Jaimini Kumar Srivastava
* Arachana Shintre Joshii *Susan Brar* Sapna Khatana * Tilotama Shome * Shyam Kumar
* Chandan Anand * Rajesh Bagotra * Dinesh Kumar * Naresh Kabir * Wassim Khan
* Vipul Vig * Akhilesh Kumar * Himansu Roy * Arun Pandey * Poonam Girdhani
* Shahid Anwar * Mohit Tripathi * Mohammad Ali * Ajay Bhalhara *Naveen Tyagi
*Amita Walia * Kranti Pratap Singh * Hasim Haider * Aparna Singh*Deepak Ochani
* Viren Basoya* Sandeep Srivastava *Rao Devendra* Bajrang Bali Singh* Manish Sachdeva
*Shilpi Marwaha *Amit Rana*Juzbi Walia* Prageet Pandit*Rashmi Singh*Sunil Jasuja
*Saba Joshi*Vaibhav Dimri* Bharat Kundra*Shiv Chauhan*Pooja Pradaan,Sheena Chohan ...
OVER THE YEARS:
Pt.Rajeev Sharma, K.B.Srivastava,Ramesh Naidoo , G.S.Bedi, Manoj Tyagi (later joined NSD), Ajay Tripati, Neelam Ghildiyal, Vijay Singh, Deepak Sethi, Gajraj Nagar, Subodh Kant (JNU), Yaqub Ghauri, Jeevan Lal, Bharti Tekchandani, Rakesh Chabra, Alka Saini, Rita Swami, Ramesh Khanna, Rajesh Bali, Neelam Mahajan, Prakash Sagar, Asad Khan, Mukesh Sharma, Suchitra Mittal, Rashid R, Rakesh Anand, Rajendra Bhama, Vimlendra Badoria, Shekhar Pathak, Uaha Mukundan, Mikky Munjal, Gee Varghese, Gulzar Chandi, Ravi Goyal, Shailendra Gaur, Vibha Choudhary, Archna Joshi, Manisha Thakur, VK Sharma, Komal Kapadia, Madan Gopal, Ikrar Khan, Meena Sohan Lal, Ajay Anand, Sonali Gupta, Ravi Bhardwaj, Manju Choudhary, Shyam, Ather Khan, Gauhar Alam, Sanjay Manchanda, A.Kumar, Jaya, Hemlal, Rajesh Amrohi, Vinod Bharti, Vinod, dhramveer, Chaman Gandhi, Nalin Srivastava, Rajiv Nishaana
Ilyas Bechain, Ajay Choure, Bibhas Sharma, Master Puneet
1994 - 2001
Deepak Dobriyal, Manu Rishi, Rakesh Baghel, Mani Kant Choudhary, Arachana Shintre Joshii, Ashish Sharma, Amit Kholi, Rajiv Mathur, Nalin Srivastava, Sudhir Daryan, Madhu, Kapil Gulati,Vishnu Prasad, Taun Chawhan, Jeetendra Gupta, Arun Khatana, Parvaj Khan, Gauhar Alam, Pankaj Gupta, Shally Sexena, Sanjeev Jugran, Anoop Choudhary, Mrigank Dubay, Pramod Kumar, Kararn Gujral, Saeed Bano, Shivani Vasudev, Amitesh Shah,Tarun Bali, Nidhi,Chander Pal, Shivansh Bhardwaj, Arjun bhoj, Anand Sharma, Rohit Mehta, Abhisek ram, Sachin Kumar, Satyakam, Sanjay Tyagi, Lalit Jha, Jeetu, Om Prakash, Hem Lal, Sapna Khatana, Shakti Anand, Seema Azmi (later joined NSD), Aishveryaa Nidhi
Nandini Arora, Aparna Singh, Sonu Mishra, Vikrant Narayan, Shalini Vats, Safeeq Ansari, Monali Adewar (Vivechana), Amar Nath, Shilpa Shukla, Chandan Anand, Arvind Sandilya, Tilotama Som, Radhika Rao, Kuldep, Ritu , Varun Singh, Rajan Kavatra, Arvind Raj, Naresh Bharatia, Seemant Dwivedi, Amrish, Sandeep Miglani, Asad Gulzar, Tipu, Chetna Kaul, Sikandar, Shekhar Yadav, Mohit Tripathi, Urvasi Krishna (later joined NSD),Sapna Khatana, Sanjaj Nath Sharma, Mukesh Tyagi, Mukesh Kant, Bilal Qureshi, Bhanu(later joined NSD) ,Rishab Dev, Basant Kumar, Rajeev Sharma, Yogesh, Amrish Kumar
SPANDAN (School of Planning and Architecture) & 2nd Foundation Theatre Society.
Vaibhav Dimri, Sadia Anwar, Sunil Jasuja, Swastik Harish, Monolita Chatterjee, Mukta Naik, Lopa, Anindya, Supriti, Parthosarthi, Pooja, Monika, Anuradha, Ansuman, Prema, Nisant, Gerald, Amin Nayyar
2000 - 2005
Sapna Khatana,Manu Tyagi, Shiraz Khan,Chandan Anand, Kamini Prasad, D.S Tomar, RajShree, Rajesh Bakshi, Amita Walia,Gaurav Srivastava, Rajeev, Asish Nijavan, Shekhar, Rao Devendra, Jas, Pankaj Singh, Shiva Chopra, Mita Joshi, Shalendra Tiwari, Diwakar Dhyani, Shekhar Pandit, Manjeet Gupta, Manoj Choudhary, Syyad Ali, Pawan singh Rawat, Gulzar, Dhananjay,Dinesh, Minakshi, Praven, Chetan, Shiva chopra, Pankaj Mishra, Himansu Tyagi, Priyanka, Manish Sachdeva, Chandan Upaadhyaya, Rahul Choudhary, Rahul Dabas, Santosh, Jatin, Sushil Gautam, Prakash Kumar, Tarun Pandey, Shahana Chakraborty, Prince Agnihotri, Devesh,Rishi Malik, N.Kritika, Vikash kaushal, Sanjay Yadav, Anu Mathur, Biswaranjan, Vickey, Harpret, Rajkumar, Pawan Sharma, Babblee Srivastava, Nausad Hussain Azad, Kunal ,Vineet Daryan, Raj Parihar, Manish Verma, Umeah, Anoop Gosai, Santosh Ojha, Susan Brar, Meenakshi Singh, Raj Kumar Rai
Poorvaja Kumar,Make AdminLily Sharma, Saurabh Mishra, Gitika Narang, Rahul Bhasin, Sonali Bagai, Arpit Aggarwal, Upasana Sharma, Mani Garg , Pranav Raj Bindra , Nishita Jha, Geeta Gupta, Saba Joshi , Juzbi Walia, Ajay, Harpreet, Sunita Singh, Rachna Sexena, Mohit Tandan, Nitin Goswami
Kangana Ranaut , Rashi Bunny, Susan Brar,Smiriti vij ,Kranti Pratap Singh, Mansi,Gaurav Srivastava, Naresh Kabir, Ajit Mahato, Pragit Pandit, Sandeep Srivastava, Shiraj Khan, Rohan Madeshya, Sunil Rawat, Asish Nijhawan (later joined NSD) , Irsad Ali Khan, Amit Nigam, Rima,Tarun Baba, Hashim Haider, Kunal, Girish Pal, Abhijeet Choudhary, Amit Basoya, Arun Khatana
Sandeep Srivastava, Rashi Bunny,Girish Pal, Anupam Pachauri , Sangeeta Das, Irsad Ali Khan, Vishal Gaurav, Rajesh Mishra, Manisha, Praven Akhilesh, Prabhakar, Asish Nijhawan , Garima Arya , Tanmay Prasad , Avdesh , Rajesh Thapa, Amit Rana, Shailender Viswas, Abhijit, PushpRaj Rawat, Rajat, Shamim Gandhi, Shailender Bist, Vipin Arora, Sunita Singh, Siddarth, Prasant Singh, Sahil Suri, Raghav Marwah
2006 - 2008
Rahul Batra , Sukhdev Singh, Rabindra Bharara, Neha Sharma, Prabhakar Ranjan, Himansu, Rakesh Shah, Jyoti Verma, Deepak Rajor, Munmun, Ruchika Jain, Ratnesh, Sameer, Aatish, Nidhi Sharma, Sweta Sharma, Hement, Parvej Khan, Aakash Deep, Aridhi, Rahul Vohra, Bajrang Raj Purohit, Sachin, Ajay Verma,Prakash, Aru Krishansh Verma, Abhishek, Atul Sharma, Paras, Nidhi Goyal, Kavisha, Arun Khatana
2006 - 2007
Sapna Khatana , Amita Walia , Viren Basoya , Bajrang Bali Singh , Rashmi Singh , Shamina Sheikh , Shilpi Marwaha , Puneet Verma , Rishi Soni, Tanmay Prasad , Rahul Batra, Pankaj Yadav, Saveree Gaur, Kakoli Gaur, Malay Garg , Shreya Sharma , Snjog Shahi, Amit Choudhary, Dinesh Dhawan, Parvesh Dhawan, Bina Ray, Alok, Vivak Parashar, Rahul Datta, Rajesh Thapa , Rachna Shekhar, Pramod LNS, Priyank , Mohitreyee Banerjee, Mahima kaur, Sanket, Madur Devgan, Ritu Soni Kapoor, Rachna, Sourabh Pal , Piyush Priyank, Priyank Dwivedi, Raj Sharma, Wreicha Sharma
LKM workshop 2007
Gunjit Chopra,Kunal Chandra,Aastha Vashishth,Gaurav Gupta, Manish Upadayya,Beena Roy,Gazal,Malay Garg
Bharat Kundra,Teishul Gaur,Manish Upadhyay, Devika Sharma, Ravi Arora, Aman Mehra,Trimala, Hemant Pandey, Arun Rana, Manvir Sansanwal , Tejaswi Yadav, Sumit Pawar ,Wassim,Ashok Yadav,Sheena Chohan,Sana,Tanushree Sharma,Ashish Bisht
IHC theatre workshop 2009
Anju Antony, Nisha Sachdeva, Rachaittri, Kshitij Chaudhary, Balvin justa, Kaivin Dhalta, Geetanjali Kumar, Tapas Shankar gaur, Hira Jethanandani, Ashish Malhotra, Anand Khandelwal, Ashok Yadav, Vrinda Vedi, Navita Batra Myer, Roopak Kathpalia, Nitin Saluja, Saudamini Kalra, Sameera Ranjan, Neha Gupta, Neha Kapoor, Raghav Goel, Jasjit Singh, Nikhil Bansal, Sheena Chohan, Archa Chauhan, Shree Upadhyaya.
Bajrang Bali Singh,Viren Basoya,Shilpi Marwaha,Sheena Chauhan , Raj Sharma,Malay Garg,Rahul Datta,Saurab Pal,Dinesh Dhawan,Wreicha Sharma,Rachitta Juneja ,Teisual Gaur,Mnvir Sansaanwal,Arun Rana, Trimala Adikari,Asish,Md Waseem,Parvesh Dhawan,Priyank Dwivedi,Akash Dabas,Alok,Pankaj Raj Yadav,Shashank,Arvind Kesari,Tosham Acharya,Aman,Nishtha Goyal,Disha Arora,Kakoli Gaur, Saveree Gaur ,Vaibhav, Ashok Yadav ,Shagun,Puneet,Himansu Maggu ,Javad Malik, Chatanya Vasist ,Irfan Khan, Himansu Sharma,Firoz ,Deepak Batra ,Rahul Khanna,Shiv Chauhan,Shalini Rai,Puneet Grover,Anchit,Narendra,Dev
Bajrang Bali Singh, Viren Basoya, Shilpi Marwaha, Deepak Ochaney,Raj Sharma, Saurabh Pal, Malay Garg, Shiv Chauhan, Rahul Khanna,Amita Walia, Anish Mahto, Punkaj Dutta,Pooja Pradaan, Himanshu Maggu,Shalini Rai, Vallari Srivastav, Palak Bhutani, Disha Arora, Vartika Tiwari, Aparna Singh, Renu Kshyap, Manju, Suraj Singh, Himanshu Kattara, Gaurav Mishra,,Devesh Nigam, Sachin Saxena, Mannu Choudhary, Ishwak Singh, Pankaj Shandilya, Aj Parikh, Tarun Kumar, Vaibhav Kumar,Kakoli Gaur, Saveree Gaur, Abhishek Pandey, Narender Thakur, Pradeep Awasthi, Manoj Yadav, Rohit Vaid, Rahul Sharma,Rajesh Thapa
Bajrang Bali Singh, Viren Basoya, Shilpi Marwaha,Deepak Ochaney, Saurabh Pal, Malay Garg, Shiv Chauhan, Rahul Khanna, Anish Mahto,Amita Walia, Punkaj Dutta, Himanshu Maggu, Vallari Srivastav, Palak Bhutani, Disha Arora, Vartika Tiwari, Aparna Singh, Renu Kshyap, Manju, Anamika, Suraj Singh, Himanshu Kattara, Gaurav Mishra, Sachin Saxena, Mannu Choudhary, Ishwak Singh, Pankaj Shandilya, Aj Parikh, Tarun Kumar, Vaibhav Kumar, Abhishek Pandey, Narender Thakur, Pradeep Awasthi, Manoj Yadav, Rohit Vaid, Rahul Sharma, Mayank Pandey, Amit Dhaiya, Jitender, Vivek Sharma, Sidharth Tripathi....
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