UNIVERSITY OF MUMBAI

LokaKala Academy



DR. MONIKA THAKKAR
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Qualifications

 

M.P.A (Master of Performing Arts), Aurangabad University 

 

B.P.A (Bachelor of Performing Arts) Amravati University 

 

M.F.A. (Master of Fine Arts in Drama) Nagpur University 

 

Katthak exponent (Completed 'Madhyama') from Akhil Bhartiya Gandharv Mahavidyalaya', Mumbai 

 

Has read several papers on Research Dissertations at State and National Seminar levels 

 

Extensive Research on 'Marathi or Gujarati Theatre – A Comprehensive Study' under the auspices of 'Indian Society of Theatre Research International', Anand (Gujarat)

 

Participation in Women Play-Writers International, Scientific Theatre Dept., Mumbai 

 

Participated in the National Seminar conducted under the Joint Auspices of Jaipur Rajasthan University & N.S.D., Delhi; the subject being – 'Concepts of a Clown's role – the Changing Trends'  

 

Worked with the 'Lok Sahitya Research Committee', Aurangabad 

 

Participated in 'Lok Kala Sammelan', Marathi Dept., Dahanukar College

 

Participation in National Seminar (2 days);

 

Subject:- 'Folklore and Folk Art';
Organisers -'Anudaan Aayog', Vartak College.

 

Participation in Indian Society of Theatre Research International and Budge Budge University or BBIT, Kolkatta 

 

Successfully organized several Cultural Programs 

 

As per the 11th Plan of U.G. Commission, Organised 'Cultural Workshops and Training in Theatre' for the 'Challenged Children' --- viz. At The National Society for Equal Opportunities for The Handicapped, INDIA (26th March 2012 to 30th March 2012); at The National Institute for The Mentally Handicapped (4th June 2012 to 8th June 2012) 

 

Active Participation - 1st August (which is incidentally Shahir Annabhau Sathe's Birth Anniversary) in consecutive three years 20ll-12, 2012-2013, 2013-2014

 

Public Relations Officer during the 'All India Folk Art Meet' (2010-12) and as Coordinator (2011-2012, 2012-2013) 

 

Public Relations Officer in the First All India Women's Lok Kala Sammelan' (2011) 

 

Organizer of several Cultural Programs, Acting and Translation of Film Dialogues; 

 

Management of Cultural Programs 

 

Screen-acting in several Dramas, T V Serials, Art Films and Presentations in 5 languages – Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Rajasthani and Bhojpuri.

 

डॉ.मोनिका ठक्कर
सहाय्यक प्राध्यापिका
e¡j{UH$ nmÌVm E_². nr. E. (_mñQ>a Am°\$ na\$moa{_ªJ AmQ©>, bmoH$a§J^yr) Am¡a§Jm~mX, & 

E_². Eâ. E. (_mñQ>a Am°\$ \$mB©Z AmQ>©, ZmQ>çemó) ZmJnya, & 

~r. nr. E. (~°Mba Am°\$ na\$moa{_ªJ AmQ©>, ZmQ>çemó) A_amdVr, & 

H$ÏWH$ (A{Ib ^maVr` J§Yd© _hm{dÚmb`), _w§~B©, _Ü`_m nyU©. & 

AZoH$ Am§Vaamï´>r` amï´>r` Am{U amÁ`ñVar` n[afXm§Ü`o emoY {Z~§Y dmMZ & 

B§{S>`Z gmogm`Q>r ’$m°a {WEQ>a [agM© B§Q>aZ°eZb (AmU§X JwOamV) {df` - _§w~B© H$r JwOamVr a§J^yr EH$ g{_jUmË_H$ Aä`mg, &
 
dwZ ßbo amB©Q>a B§Q>aZ°eZb (_w§~B©), ZmQ>çemó {d^mJ & 

O`nya amOñWmZ {dÚmnrR> Am{U EZ. Eg.S>r. {X„r (`m§À`m g§`w³V {dÚ_mZo Am`mo{OV amï´>r` n[afX) {df` - {dXÿfH$ g§H$ënZm … ~XbVo ñdê$n & 

bmoH$gm{hË` g§emoYZ _§S>i (Am¡a§Jm~mX) & 

S>hmUwH$a H$m°boO, bmoH$H$bm g§obZ, _amR>r {d^mJ & 

dV©H$ _hm{dÚmb`, Am`mo{OV {dÚmnrR> AZwXmZ Am`moJ, AZwXm{ZV XmoZ {Xdgr` amï´>r` n[afX, {df` - Am{Xdmgr gm{hË` Am{U bmoH$H$bm & 

B§{S>`Z gmogm`Q>r ’$m°a {WEQ>a [agM© B§Q>aZ°eZb Am{U ~O~O BpÝñQ>Q>çwQ> Am°\$ Qo>ŠZm°bm°Or, H$mobH$Vm & AZoH$ gm§ñH¥${VH$ H$m`©H«$_m§Mo
Am`moOZ & 

`w. Or. gr. À`m 11 ì`m `moOZoA§VJ©V {deof {dÚmÏ`m©À`m {ejH$m§gmR>r gm§ñH¥${VH$ H$m`©emioMo Am`moOZ Am{U ZmQ>ç à{ejU. - नेशनल सोसायटी फॉर ईक्वल ऑपोर्च्युनिटीझ, भारत.  {XZm§H$ 26 _mM© 2012 Vo 30 _mM© 2012, &

नेशनल ईंस्टीट्युट फॉर द मेंटली हेंडीकेप्ट  {X. 4 OyZ 2012 Vo 8 OyZ 2012, &

1 Am°JñQ> 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14 bmoH$emhra AÊUm^mD$ gmRo> O`§Vr, & 

A{Ib ^maVr` bmoH$H$bm g§obZ 2010-11 (OZg§nH©$ A{YH$mar), 2011-12, 2012-13 (g_Ýd`H$), & 

A{Ib ^maVr` n{hbo _{hbm bmoH$H$bm g§obZ 2011 (OZg§nH©$ A{YH$mar) & Am{U AZoH$ gm§ñH¥${VH$ H$m`©H«$_m§Mo Am`moOZ, A{^Z` d {MÌnQ>mVrb g§dmX ^mfm§VarV H$aUo, gm§ñH¥${VH$ H$m`©H«$_mMo ì`dñWmnZ. & 

AZoH$ ZmQ>H$, _m{bH$m, {MÌnQ>m§YyZ A{^Z`, {h§Xr &