Born in 1973 in Jammu, Jammu & Kashmir, Shri Sanjeev Gupta took his Bachelor degree in Music ( Classical) from University .of Jammu and Master’s degree in Dramatics, from Punjab University, Chandigarh. Shri Sanjeev has directed more than 25 plays and acted in 40 plays including ekhak, Comedy of Terrors, Ek Tha Gadha, Saraswati Vidya Mandir, Chehraa, Aurat, Sab Chakar Hai, Bayea Ke Dhoom and Girgit etc . He has participated in several workshops including young theatre artists workshop organized by Sangeet Natak Akademi, Body & Language Workshop organized by Ford Foundation, Theatre Camp organized by National School of Drama and Acting and Light Designing workshops organized by J & K Akademy of Art Culture and Languages etc. He has participated as an actor in several theatre festivals organized at national level including Bharat Rang Mahotsav by NSD, National Theatre Festival by SNA, Natya Samaroh by SNA and Rajasthan Sangeet Natak Akademi, Experimental Theatre Festival by WCZCC, National Theatre Festival by Department of Culture, Goa & NZCC. He has also participated as an Direction in Rang Pratibha - Festival of Young Theatre Directors of J& K organized by Sangeet Natak Akademi in 2008. Shri Sanjeev Gupta was associated actor of Natrang theatre group of Jammu from 1992 to 1999. Since 2002 he is Staff Theatre Artist with J & K Academy of Arts Culture and Languages, Jammu & Kashmir. Shri Sanjeev Gupta receives Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar for direction.