Shri Gaurav Sharma was born on 29 May, 1981 in Delhi. He did his post
graduation from the Department of Indian Theatre, Punjab University in
2006. Later he obtained a Diploma from the National School of Drama with
specialization in Design and Direction. He has also obtained a two year
Diploma in Stage Management and Technical Theatre from London
Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts (LAM DA)
Shri Gaurav Sharma has designed around 70 productions as a lighting designer. He has also worked as technical director for many theatre festivals including Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards Festival in 2014. As a director, his major productions include Mother, Mahesh Elkunchwar's Ek Actor ki Maut (Which was staged in Sahitya Kala Parishad's Bharat Muni Utsav) among many others.
Shri Gaurav Sharma is awarded the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar of Sangeet Natak Akademi for the year 2015 for his notable talent in the field of Stage Lighting.