I am Pallavi MD. A singer, composer, actor, editor, sound designer and filmmaker.  I am crazy about all the things that I've listed and equally crazy about new creative  collaborations.


So Far



 A collaboration for the project 'Relax Your Mind' with German string Quartet - quartettPLUS1

A successful theatre collaboration 'Boy With a Suitcase' with Shnawwl Theatre (Mannheim, Germany)

A musical collaboration 'Bangalore Whispers' with Andi Otto (Hamburg, Germany)

A dance-theatre collaboration 'Motherland' with artists from various countries in commemoration of the 200th year of abolition of the slave trade act

A musical 'Tears of Fire' with Chitralekha dance company, Birmingham

'HumDrum' a music band formed with drummer and percussionist Arun Kumar

Co-founded 'Samudra' a record label with husband Arun Kumar

Co-founded Sweet Spot Media along with Shamik Sen Gupta


 State Best Playback Singer Award for a song in the film Duniya

 Aryabhatta Best Actress Award for the tele-series 'Garva' (I played an architect in the series)

     Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Award - Best Actress and Best Script- for the   solo play 'C Sharp C Blunt' (A play I co-devised in collaboration with German theatre director Sophia Stepf)

Zurcher Theaterspektakel Best Play Award for the solo play 'Shilpa'

National Award for the feature film 'Stumble' (I was part of the script, edit, direction and sound team for this film that was directed by Prakash Belawadi)

Best Film Award for 'Playgrounds' at ifva, Hong Kong Film Festival (A short film I wrote, edited and directed along with Shamik Sen Gupta)