Abhishek Thapar

Dr. Elizabeth Debold

Abhishek Thapar (Moga, 1985) is a theatre maker, performer and puppeteer from India, currently based in Amsterdam. He holds a Post-Graduate diploma in physical theatre from LISPA, London (2012), and a Master in Theatre degree from DAS Theatre, Amsterdam (2017). He is one of the core-founding members of International Association for Performing Arts and Research (IAPAR), the International Theatre Institute (ITI, India Centre), and Three Ring Circus (2012 – 2015) in Pune. Currently, he is building an artistic research and practice in post-colonial epistemologies, historiographic metafiction and storytelling.