Murali Basa, is an alumnus from Dept of Theatre Arts, University of Hyderabad, and have been working in the field of theatre from 2009 onwards. He was awarded Shri Kandukuri Yuva Puraskaram for his contribution in Technical Theatre in the year of 2016, by Govt of Andhra Pradesh. He presented papers on various topics related to theatre at national and international Seminars in India and abroad.
He conducted numerous workshops on Lighting Design and Production Process. Presently he is working as an Asst Professor Drama at the Department of Performing Arts, Assam University.
He worked as Production Assistant and Lighting Designer at Bhoomika Creative Dance Centre, Delhi. He has done his internship as an Audio Digitizer at AIIS, Gurgaon. He is currently a research scholar in theatre arts at UOH with a junior research fellowship from Govt. of India. His specialisation in practice is lighting and direction and his research topic is on the digital arts and performance in Indian context.
His effort is to explore the interwoven relationship between the live and digital images in performance in the backdrop of changing paradigms in performance making and reception in globalised cultural environment foussing on Indian contemporary modern performances.