About ITASPA Mumbai
The ITA School of Performing Arts is a leading Performing Arts School in Mumbai, India. With the guidance of most renowned faces of television and film industry, we prepare stars of the future. Our vast spacious training center is equipped with the most cutting-edge instruments that help you see your performance and improve it to the best level possible. We offer course like Acting, Dance, Singing, Modelling and Image Grooming. We have also introduced a new course in Choreography with the Ace Choreographer/Director Farah Khan. Which is the firts time in India and perhaps the first in world.
At The ITASPA, not only we impart quality education in respect to courses, we also create a bridge between the industry and our students so that they get an opportunity to meet the right people in the business. We give you choreography, Signing, Dancing, Image Grooming & Modelling and acting opportunities to make a bright career in Films, Film Making and Television. We have also the support of Shashi Ranjan (Producer/Director, Convenor, The ITA and CMD of ITASPA).
We have a definite advantage of various celebs conduct classes and workshops... likes of Farah Khan, Salim Merchant, Rahul Rawail, Roop Rathod, Alka Yagnik, Sanjay Gupta, Mahima Choudhary, Gulshan Grover, Rakesh Bedi and so many others are an integarl part of ITASPA .
The ITA School of Performing Arts is a leading performing arts school in Mumbai, India. With the guidance of most renowned faces of television and film industry, we prepare the stars of the future. Our 10000 sq. ft. training center is equipped with the most cutting-edge instruments that help you see your performance and improve it to the best level possible.
Each branch of The ITA School, boasts of fantastic facilities in regard to space, set up, equipment etc.
In cities where suitable accommodation is hard to come by and its acquisition prohibitive, ITA School has gone ahead and acquired -spacious, modern, ideally located accommodation the likes of which few institutes can dream to have. Accommodation is but one aspect of the ITASPA spaces: the campuses are well-equipped, well-appointed too. Each class room has not only liberal space allocation (for instance, Dance Studios with 1000sq ft area!) but also full technical paraphernalia. Digital studios, class room equipment, modern teaching aids, modern seating arrangements, musical instruments, recording and editing facilities, - all form an integral part of the establishments.
Head of the Department (HOD) of Mumbai Centre, from the FTII, he has nearly 26 year experience in the industry. Now a successful Film & TV Producer, Director, Entrepreneur, he also has earlier experience of running an Acting School. Has had the honour of being on National Awards Jury twice. Has been assigned the Directorship of Maharashtra Chalchitra Nigam (Film City, Mumbai). Recipient of 'Haryana Samman' for Art & Culture from the Government of Haryana, presented by The Chief Minister Ch. Bhupinder Singh Hooda.
Phonsok Ladakhi is an FTII alumnus with vast experience of acting in films and television. Among his best known films is KHEL KHILADI KA, a film by Arjun Hingorani. As far as television serials are concerned, he stood out in Chetan Anand's PARAMVIR CHAKRA, Saeed Mirza's INTEZAAR, Shyam Benegal's SUBHASH CHANDRA BOSE and Ved Rahi's GUL GULSHAN GULFAM. A devout Buddhist, he is teacher of performing arts and Yoga.
Rakesh Bedi is an Indian film actor and television personality. He started his career as a supporting actor in the 1979 film Hamare Tumhare starring Sanjeev Kumar, and then went on to Act in over 150 films and a couple of TV Serials. Some of his most memorable roles were in the 1985 film Chashme Buddoor and in the TV serials Shrimaan Shrimati and Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi. He had a little role in Gulzar's Mere Apne and he has also acted in a number of Punjabi movies such as 'Main tu assi tussi'. Rakesh Bedi has worked with the New Delhi theatre group Pierrot's Troupe. Bedi is an alumnus of the Film and Television Institute of India.
Javed Khan is an FTII alumnus and veteran of nearly 150 films including Ram Teri Ganga Maili, Andaz Apna Apna, Lagaan, and many more... besides he has done stellar work on Television also like in such memorable serials like Nukkad, Mirza Ghalib etc.
Megh Varn Pant is a Graduate of FTII - Acting batch in the year ( 2004 - 2006 ) , is currently Director Academic Operations at ITASPA across all centers, specialising in research in the Sanford Meisner Acting Technique had written a commissioned research paper “Acting in the Cinematic Environment “ in the year 2007 he has been a member of the Academic council at FTII and a Empanelled Faculty at FTII , designed the acting batch selection workshop in the year 2006 and 2012 he has also been part of the film industry with a wide range of work in both TVC’s and Films.
Chanchal Vashistha is a graduate from KMC, Delhi and was a member of “The Players” theater group of KMC , later she has also worked with “Jan Natyamanch” and the prestigious “Act One” theater group , a kathak dancer by training she has won many awards in her dancing performances across college festival circuits, her specialisation is Movement.
Joined the FTII in the year 2009 with after a prestigious theater career with the PIERROT'S TROUPE, winner of Kaifi Azmi Award and best student award he has been a part of theater and film circuit in mumbai, bhopal and delhi since 2006 conducting workshops in schools and colleges and after his graduation from FTII in 2012 been an expert on acting technique workshop - currently he is also writing Mr Sai Kabirs Next Feature film.
Rimi Basu Sinha, a Masters in Hindustani Music from Allahabad University, and sangeet Prabhakar from Prayag Sangeet Samiti,is a top-graded artiste in AIR & DD. Presently settled in Mumbai, Rimi is not only a talented singer but also one of India's very few female composers/Music Directors. Her albums have been released by prestigious music companies like Sa Re Ga Ma and Times Music etc. The latest of them is a historic, venture-SAKHI-Celebrating Womanhood, released by Times Music. An all- women musical bonanza with famous singers has been hugely acclaimed by music lovers across the country and has brought many laurels too. Known for her forte to develop / teach innovative, modern day techniques in singing, students are thoroughly benefited by her simple yet effective methods. She has had the privilege of dubbing almost all the artistes in the film industry.
Ms Aroona Mookhey, the Head of the Department, is a very well known person in the fields of Image Grooming, Motivation. She has been conducting workshops with notable corporate establishments as well as individuals and groups, for several years. She is the founder of the counseling firm Rivet Counseling, and as a 'Life Coach', she has trained many individuals, including her own daughter, the former Miss World, Ms Yukta Mookhey- towards all-round Image Grooming.
HOD of Choreography of ITASPA Mumbai Centre.
Award winning media professional with over 20 years’ experience in Film, Television and Advertising. Assistant to Farah Khan for 4 years.
Direction Budgeting & Production Planning, Ideation / Concept Development, Team Management & Concept Execution.
V Shantaram Award– Winner of 2010 V Shantaram award for best choreography for Ula Dhaal-Marathi block buster.
CONCEPT DIRECTOR AND CHOREOGRAPHY
India’s Got Talent (season-2)- COLORS, Hindustaan Ke Hunarbaaz - Life OK, Zara Nachke Dikha( Season 1)- Star One, Jhalak Dikhlajaa - Supervising Choreographer – Sony Entertainment Television.
CONCEPT DIRECTOR AND CHOREOGRAPHY
Holi Ke Rang Colors Ke Sang –COLORS, Valentine Day Special- Star Plus, Maa tujhe Pranam - COLORS
CONCEPT DIRECTOR AND CHOREOHRAPHY
Head & Shoulder * Kareena Kapoor, Vanilla Coke* Vivek Oberoi, Close up * Deepika Padukone, Lux beauty soap* Aishwarya Rai
CONCEPT DIRECTOR AND CHOREOGRAPHY
127 films as a Choreographer...
Khiladi 786, Chaalis Chauraasi, Aladin, Heroes, 99, Karzzzz, Fashion, Hattrick, Aashayein, Taxi 9211,
Chala Mussaddi - Office Office, Shaadi Ka Ladoo, Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd., Kehta Hai Dil Baar Baar,
Home Delivery, Style, Jhankaar Beats, Saathiya and many more…
She is Lead Actress in a Bollywood Movie " I LOVE DESI". Recently done another Tamil -Telugu movie to be released soon. Signed for a Gujarathi Movie “My the name of AVSAR”. Played the character of Queen Chamundi on the ongoing show - Aarambh on Star Plus from the writers of BAAHUBALI. Winner of Miss Tourism World 2007-09 in Malaysia. Brand Ambassador of Jewellery brand PNG. Felicitated by PETA for my contribution towards stray animals. She also worked as a Fashion Choreographer for fashion weeks like Indore fashion week.
Unit No.2, Ground Floor, Techniplex 2, S.V.Road, Opp Hotel Grand Sarovar Premier, Goregaon (W), Mumbai 400062.