Noida: A workshop by renowned theatre artist and former Director of National School of Drama Dr Devendra Raj Ankur was planned for the students of AAFT School of Cinema during the orientation program of new session of AAFT 2022 at Marwah Studios Noida Film City.
Theatre is the platform where you can experiment ample. Though you do have limitations but the level of confidence it provides to the actor is beyond explanation. Passion for any creative art will take you to heights. Continuous efforts are required to prove your talent. There is no alternate to hard work. The more you do, the more you want to learn all these creative arts. You should be anxious all the time to learn more,” said Dr Devender Raj Ankur while talking to the young aspirants of AAFT.
We are happy to have with us Dr Ankur who has been a MA in Hindi Literature from Delhi University. Diploma in Drama Arts with specialization in Direction from National School of Drama informed Dr Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios and AAFT.
Dr Ankur has been a Senior Drama Instructor of Bal Bhavan, New Delhi. He is also the Member of National School of Drama Theater, a guest faculty in theatrical literature and direction at Bhartendu Natya Academy, Lucknow. He is the Professor of Indian Classical Drama and Aesthetics, founder Member and Principal Director of ‘Sambhav’, New Delhi. He has presented over 400 stories, 16 novels and 60 plays across India and abroad with various amateur and professional troupes.
Later Dr Sandeep Marwah honored Dr Devendra Raj Ankur with the life membership of International Film and Television Club of Asian Academy of Film and Television.