Prof. Roshan Taneja
Late Professor Roshan Taneja, Veteran Indian Guru of Acting, for over 55 years and the Pioneer of teaching Mehod Acting in India. He trained at the prestigious Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre, New York, under Legendary American Guru of Acting, Late Sanford Meisner and Late Sydney Pollack who went on to become an Academy Award winning Director. Prof. Taneja was also founder and former head of the Acting department at the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Pune, 1963-76. He shifted to Mumbai and started his own school of Acting which is acknowledged universally as a premier institute of acting in India to date. The course and curriculum at the school is based on his experience and knowledge. The Roshan Taneja School of Acting offers acting classes that trains today's Actor with a difference. After completion of the course the student emerges as an Actor who is ready to act "Truthfully".
The Faculty comprises of experienced professionals with acting teachers who each specialize in particular acting skills.
Mrs. Mithika Taneja
Teaching since 1987
Mrs. Mithika Taneja holds a Diploma in Cinema from the FTII, Pune. After the establishment of Roshan Taneja School of Acting in Mumbai, Mrs. Taneja trained under him in acting in 1986, actively partaking in the school ever since. She conducts classes in Diction / Spot Monologue and is reputed for her exacting nature as a teacher.
Mr Rohit Taneja
Mr Rohit Taneja holds 35 years of work experience in the Indian Film and Television Industry with over 2000 hours of TV programming in various genres and as a TV Director. He initially worked as an Assistant Director to Mr Subhash Ghai - one of India's leading Film Directors, on 4 Feature Films that went on to become Block-Busters. He has also trained under Prof. Taneja for 5 years and has taken over running the school and conducts classes in Monologue, Improvisation and Scene Study.
Mr. Harish Magan
Mr. Harish Magan is an Ex-student of Prof. Taneja at FTII Pune 1974. He is an Instructor at Roshan Taneja School of Acting for over 25 years and has played several roles in Films and Television. He conducts classes in Voice, Marks and Scene Study.
Mr Shailendra Singh
FTII, Pune, 1971-73 batch
Mr. Shailendra Singh is an Ex-student of Prof. Taneja at FTII Pune 1971-73. He has been a successful Playback Singer for many years and is the voice behind hit films such as Bobby, Sagar and many more. He conducts classes in Action Problem and Singing.
Mr. Saurabh Pathak
Mr. Saurabh Pathak is an Ex-student of Prof. Taneja in the new millennium. He had previously been an active partaker of Marathi theatre. He conducts classes in Imagination, Sense Memory, Observation & Scene Study.
Mr. Nitin Ahir
Mr. Nitin Ahir is an Ex-student of Roshan Taneja School of Acting. He conducts classes in Monologue, Imagination, Subjective Study & Sense Memory in the Weekend course.
Mr. Akshay Sharma
Mr. Akshay Sharma is an Ex-student of Roshan Taneja School of Acting. He is the founder of Adayegi Productions. He conducts classes in Improvisation and Movement.
Mr. Rajiv Dwivedi
Mr. Rajiv Dwivedi is a Diploma holder in Acting out of Prof: Taneja's Actors Studio in 1994. He specializes in classes in Action.
Mr. Shailesh Koli
Mr. Shailesh Koli is a conductor of classes in Dance and is also actively involved in Choreography of Shows and Films. He has been associated with Ganesh Acharya and Saroj Khan in the past
Mr. Vikram Joshi
Mr. Vikram Joshi is an ex-student of Roshan Taneja School of Acting. He conducts classes in Diction, Spot Monologue, Imagination and Sense Memory in the Weekend course.
Mr. Dev Das
Mr. Dev Das is a certified Yogacharya from Bhavan's Yoga Bharati, Mumbai. Has completed 600 Hrs of Yogacharya and AYT (Accredited Yoga Teacher) course under the guidance of Guruji Dr Hansraj Yadav (Director of Bhavan's Yoga Bharati) in the year 2012.