Neeraj is an actor, trainer and director. He was trained in the styles of traditional martial arts. He is also a trained dancer. He has participated in various workshops conducted by the National School of Drama located in Delhi, Andrei Curti of France, Andrew Tsubaki, Bill Evaans and various others. He completed the Film ‘Appreciation Course’ from ‘The Film and Television Institute’, India. He also has a ‘Diploma in Communication Arts’ (Filmmaking) from ‘Xavier Institute of Communication’.
He has conducted research in areas like breathing techniques, mind and body mechanisms, theatre and world cinema. He tries to share this research with other people through theatre and other workshops, which he conducts in various cities throughout India.
His acting career started in 1997 in Mumbai. He has performed in plays written by various famous personalities. He acted as ‘Banquo’, in Shakespeare’s Macbeth, as ‘Hamlet’ written by ‘
’ ,as ‘Sganarelle’ by ‘Moliere’, as ‘Harlequin’ in “The World of Harlequin” by ‘Marivaux’, as ‘Gurov’ in “The Lady with the Dog” by ‘Anton Chekhov’, as ‘King Herod’ in Oscar Wilde’s “Herod the Great”, as George Tesman in “HeddaGabler” by Ibsen amongst various others.
He was also selected to play the lead in a production, which was directed by ‘Jean Jacques Bellot’ from France. He was also selected by ‘Rene Migliaccio’ from USA to play a major role in a Marivaux play, which was performed in Mumbai. He played the lead role in the 1997 movie “The Last Vision” which was directed by Mr.A.K.Bir, who won a national award in 1998 and also made it to the competition section of Cairo, Singapore and Delhi Film Festivals.
Neeraj Kabi has played a few movie roles as well, which include “
Ship of Theseus
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and is now playing the role of the Antagonist in “
Detective Byomkesh Bakshy