Rituparna Sengupta is a celebrated and national award winning Indian film actress. Rituparna Sengupta is a versatile actress with exceptional acting power..she has featured in a number of ad films and endorsed products of value and repute. She is a Brand ambassador of World Wide Fund for Environmental Development and is an supports several Non profit and Non governmental and Women's Organizations. When she is not infront of the camera she is a writer, a dancer and an entrepreneur. She has always been intrigued by stage and will be appearing in a special role on Saturday November 5 & Sunday November 6.
THE CAST FROM 2022
Peter (Ram) is an actor/singer originally from Frisco, Texas. This is Mah’s first New York City Debut and is thrilled to be part of such a wonderful cast and direction. Mah is excited to play the title role of Prince Ram and is very blessed to be able to do what he loves
Lindsey Rodriguez (Sita) is making her Off-Broadway debut in Ramaavan. Rodriguez is grateful to her family and friends for their endless support and would like to thank all of those involved in Ramaavan. This experience has been truly rewarding and a dream come true.
Melissa Lubars is a NYC based performer who is so excited to be performing in Ramaavan, the Musical! Melissa graduated from Manhattan School of Music with a BM in Classical Vocal Performance. Lubars would like to thank her Mom, Matt, Rimli Roy, and the cast & crew of "RAMAAVAN"
Mackenna Munavalli has been dancing since the young age of four. At 16 Munavelli moved to train in NYC & worked at Broadway Dance Lab project. A passionate choreographer. Munavelli would like to thank family and friends and mentor Denise Britz for their continued support.
Rathi Varma born & raised in Mumbai, started dancing at the age of 15 alongside her Diploma in Visual Arts and working as an Illustrator. In 2018, Varma moved to New York to pursue her career in Dance. This is also Varma's debut in a musical.
James Cadillac Zak
James Cadillac (Ravan) an actor based in New York City, was born in San Francisco and raised in Marin County, CA. Zak is thrilled to be joining this cast as King Ravan, and with the opportunity to showcase Ramaavan: A Musical for a western audience.
Aabir Vyas (Indrajit) is a working actor in New York City, trained at The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute. Writing, directing, creating content are also amongst the things Vyas is really passionate about. When not acting, Vyas is busy trying all the different outlets of 1$ pizza’s in NYC.
Celeste Samson (they/them) is a recently graduated interdisciplinary artist and costume designer from Queens, NYC. In addition to acting and dancing, Sam has a worked as Costume Designer for several engagements. Sam plays the role of one of the dual Surpanakhas.
Kijana moved to the United States of America from Guyana in 2017 and has since performed in many productions with several Companies. Trained in contemporary, modern and afro-Caribbean dance styles, Lewis is a returning cast member who has worked with the same production before.
Isa Ebrahim is originally from Mumbai India. A graduate from Lee Strasberg, Ebrahim is a working actor and a content creator in New York City. As an Indian, he is excited to be a part of this production, which will showcase his country's rich culture in the United States.
Jonathan Gregory Power
Jonathan (Laxman) moved to New York City from California earlier this year and is very excited and honored to be making his New York debut with "Ramaavan a Musical". Power is also very excited to be working alongside such a talented cast.
Born and in raised in The Bronx, NY, Andrew Leonforte's past credits include three prior engagements in New York City. Leonforte is also a singer/songwriter. Leonforte thanks the entire production team for this incredible opportunity! As well as his family for their continued love and support!
Sriradha Paul is an India based performer specialized in Odissi dance for more than two decades, independent researcher, dance educator and curator. Paul has performed Odissi at many prestigious international venues. This is Paul's debut in a musical .
Harsh Gupta is an actor currently based in New York City. Born and raised in the cultural hub New Delhi, Gupta constantly searches for truth & honesty in work. Gupta has received recognition for directorial short debut “Thoughts” at various festivals. Gupta is a returning cast member.
Renita has been dancing since teh age of 5 and has a Gandharva degree in Indian classical dance style - Bharatnatyam. Renita has completed her "Arrangetram" and recital. This is Renita's debut foray into a musical and she is thrilled to be a part of Team Ramaavan.