Roshan Taneja School of Acting is a prestigious acting school that was incorporated in the year 1963. This institution has a long standing reputation of providing training in the field of acting. The diploma course provided by this institution is regarded with high value in the industry. This college provides a Diploma in Acting. This course is of the duration of four months and in that time students are trained to become professional actors. The institution is headed by famous personalities from the acting field. The college is located in Mumbai.
This institute is known for providing the students with well known and eminent faculty members. The faculty members are not only experienced in their own specific domains but provide the students with helpful guidance. The members of the faculty panel has been enlisted below:
Prof. Roshan Taneja
Professor Roshan Taneja, veteran Indian Guru of Acting, has been teaching acting for over 49 years today. Prof. Roshan Taneja, founder and former head of the acting department at the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune. He is accredited with training many of India's leading Film, Theater and TV actors for four decades, besides nurturing the talents of a host of other actors Having trained at the prestigious Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theater, New York, under legendary American Guru of Acting, late Mr. Sanford Meisner and Mr. Sidney Pollack; Professor Taneja is not only one of the first teachers of Acting in India, but also the pioneer of Method Acting in India Mr. Taneja is a database of knowledge and experience on acting. He has an answer to almost any problem that an actor can have. A very modest and unassuming man, his long list of achievements can be seen on the Student List page .
Mrs. Mithika Taneja
Mrs. Mithika Taneja is a Diploma Holder in Cinema from the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune. After Roshan Taneja School of Acting was established in Bombay (Mumbai) by Mr. Roshan Taneja, Mrs. Taneja partially assisted him with the classes, and in 1986-87 trained under him in acting. Ever since she has been an active part of the institution and the acting course. She conducts the Diction classes and Spot Speech classes, and is reputed for her exacting nature as a teacher. Such is her stringency for Diction that many students coming from different parts of India (or the world) with various regional accents have "got rid"of it and adapted to the pure Hindustani accent.
Mr. Harish Magan
Diploma in Acting from F.T.I.I., Pune, 1974 batch- Instructor at Prof. Roshan Taneja's School of Acting for over 15 years (1976-85, 90-92, 08-10). Conducts classes in Voice, Concentration, Marks, Movement..
Mr. Saurabh Pathak
Mr. Saurabh Pathak is a commerce graduate from Indore. He came to Roshan Taneja School Of Acting in the new millennium and successfully completed his acting course. He had been an active part of the Marathi theatre long before he even started the acting course. He once acted in a play in which he had played over 30 characters. That''''''''''''''''s right, thirty! He is the youngest instructor in the institute and has a great rapport with most students of all batches.
Mr Madan Jain
He has been an Ex student of this premier institute with Anil Kapoor, Gulshan Grover and Mazhar Khan as his batch mates.He has been a respected Actor in Film & Television since 1982.and has been associated with Roshan Taneja School of Acting as a teacher since 2010. He takes classes in Action Problem / Subjective Study & Scene Study.
Mr. Rahul Deo Senger
Diploma in Acting from F.T.I.I., Pune,1972- 1974 batch- Conducts classes in Diction & Improvisation.
Mr. Rajiv Dwivedi
Diploma in Acting from Prof: Taneja's Actors Studio -1994 batch. Conducts classes in Action.
Mr. Krishna Suri
Conducts classes in Dance.
Mr. Bhupendra Kumar Sharma
Diploma in Acting from Prof: Taneja's Actors Studio -1980 batch. Conducts classes in Yoga.
Mr Shailendra Singh
An Ex Student of Prof:Taneja at the F.T.I.I Pune between 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 takes classes in Singing and Voice.
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Roshan Taneja School of Acting or RTSA established in 1963 is a pioneer institute in acting. The actors get to train themselves with the acting guru Roshan Taneja himself. The founder and former head of the acting department at the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune caters to the needs of the students and generating some of the finest actors of our times. With more than 49 years of teaching experience, it is a school with a difference that chisels the skills of the actors.
The actors are trained with professional course designed by professor himself. The programmes include training in action, bollywood dance, yoga, concentration, scene performance, imagination, sense memory etc in his drama school. Some of the eminent names that has made a niche for themselves are Abhishek Bachchan, Om Puri, Karishma Kapoor, Neelam, Mukesh Khanna, shabana Azmi etc. the list being endless. RTSA strives to provide its students with nothing but the best.