Amrita Tilve, Coordinator – Act 7

Amrita has always been drawn to making things beautiful. First interior designing helped her fulfil her urge, and now this responsibility is borne by cosmetology. How did you hear about this project? I heard about this wonderful endeavour from a friend. What convinced you to participate? Although I was extremely excited on hearing about this …

Sonali Dahotre, Coordinator – Act 3

Sonali Dahotre was born and brought up in Pune. Being raised by working parents, she enjoyed the freedom of forming her own opinions from early on. Sonali went on to choose architecture, but her passion for nature, which was as old as her, led her to further pursue landscape architecture. Sonali continues to be a …

Aparna Desai, Coordinator – Act 4

Aparna Desai is an actress and a voice-over artist. Thanks to her unending hunger for acting, she can be seen in many roles in both Hindi and Marathi serials as well as some Marathi movies. She also does photoshoots and commercial and corporate advertisements. As if this isn’t enough tiring, Aparna also runs her own …

Shubhra Chowdhury, Coordinator – Act 3

Shubhra Chowdhury has served for 25 years as the Vice Principal of Army Public School, Kirkee, having recently ‘retired’ in the June of 2013. Shubhra is a proud army wife of a Colonel, who also served the Indian army for 25 years. Shubhra was brought up in a family intensely involved in music and drama. …

Tulika Pherwani, Chief Coordinator – 99 Women Pune

Tulika Pherwani is the queen of organization. Having spent her formative years in the vast expanse of disciplined NDA, she has dabbled in various fields through aerobics, hospitality and management, learning something new with each experience. She is a post graduate in Economics from the prestigious Fergusson College, Pune. Currently, she is Head of Hospitality …

Prabha V, Coordinator – Act 5

Initially, in what can be called a different avatar, Prabha was a college teacher of Mathematics. She indulged in theatre by writing and directing plays. Currently, Prabha’s time is occupied by teaching spoken English, along with writing and directing plays. If nothing, she can be found doing story-telling sessions at the Chai Cafe. In the …

Meghana Desai, Coordinator – Act 7

Meghana Desai holds a PGDM in Finance and Marketing, with a B.E. in Electronics. She has been meaningfully engaging herself with the development sector for the past seven years. She currently works with a non-profit in Pune in the space of school education. How did you hear about this project? I heard about  it from …

Creativity, Theater, Collaboration, Generosity: the 99 women take action!

Creativity, theater, collaboration, generosity – this is the philosophy of 99 women project in Pune! You can help the ambitious theatrical project of the 99 women in Pune, India and beyond the 99 women actresses support a larger community of Indian women: all the benefits of the shows will be donated to a local program ‘SWAWLAMBAN’ …