Maya's theatre journey started with street theatre in the late 1970's with Theatre Union, a group she co-founded. After making stage performances for several years, she returned to this form, but this time, solo. Since 2012, she has been responding to events and controversial issues that have engaged women and other sections of society who are taken up with the struggle for rights.

Om Swaha

Dafa No. 180



Not In My Name

Artists Unite!

Shaheen Bagh

The Preamble



To mark Womens’ Day in 2019, Maya slowly wrapped a sari around herself out on the street even as she picked out the essential freedoms of every citizen enshrined in the constitution

Farmers Strike