Deepa Punjani is the editor of the website Mumbai Theatre Guide- www.mumbaitheatreguide.com, which is a popular, niche theatre portal in India with 70000 plus followers. She is founder-representative of the Indian National Section of the International Association of Theatre Critics (IATC) and is a member of its Executive Committee. She has mentored young theatre critics. Deepa has been an actress and an academic. Her M.Phil thesis (2004) focused on two well-known women theatre practitioners of the Marathi stage in the context of feminism, gender, and representation of women in Indian Theatre. She has recently received her LLB Degree from KC Law College, Mumbai.