Mukta Vasant Barve

Sushree Mukta Vasant Barve was born on 17 May 1981 at Pimpri, Pune in Maharashtra. She earned her graduation in drama from Lalit Kala Kendra, Centre for Performing Arts, Pune University, Pune. During her graduation she acted in plays like Sakharam Binder, Nag Mandal, Hamlet, Mrichchhkatikam and made a mark as a young talent early in life. Sushree Barve has acted in plays directed by several leading directors of Marathi Theatre. She has been acting in films and tele-serials also.
She has also attended workshops under Vijaya Mehta, Bhakti Barve, Dilip Prabhavalkar, Girish Karnad, Satish Alekar, Vijay Kenkre, Waman Kendre and Mahesh Elkunchwar. Apart from acting, she writes columns in newspapers such as Lokmat, Pudaari and Ekmat.
She has been rewarded for her talent of acting as best actress by Government of Maharashtra.
Sushree Mukta Vasant Barve is awarded the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar of Sangeet Natak Akademi for the year 2009 for her notable talent in the field of theatre acting.