THE LIFE OF AN
Nisa Shetty is an actress, singer and song-writer. At a young age, Nisa began training as a singer - Indian and western, dance; kathak and contemporary and also acting at the Akshara Theatre under the guidance of internationally known theatre artists Jalabala Vaidya and Gopal Sharman who are also her grandparents. Their play "The Ramayana" is one of the only plays from India to have successfully run on Broadway and world over with 2000+ performances. Nisa has acted in over 25 plays including The Ramayana, and played lead roles in Ritusamhara, The English Teacher, The Revised Kama Sutra, The Strange Case of Billy Biswas, the Sherlock Holmes series, etc. She plays the role of Babette in Disney's spectacular stage production Beauty And The Beast. She has an acted in commercials and documentaries and short feature films and has done voice overs, ad jingles.
Nisa was a contestant in the final top 10 of Television reality show "The Stage 3" on Colors Infinity Channel. She has also sung backup vocals for artists such as Vishal and Shekhar, Diljit Dosanjh and Ajay- Atul. She is also a live musical performer and has performed for clients including Forevermark Diamonds fashion show, DLF Emporio, Mercedes, Volvo, Hindustan Times, Citibank etc.
Nisa has released her own music along with shows in India, New York City, Dubai and Los Angeles. She has most recently featured on a track with Grammy and Oscar winning composer, AR Rahman.