Ramdas Padhye and Satyajit Padhye are father-son
duo and Puppet Design and Performance based team in Mumbai.They
are Puppeteers in Mumbai who design Custom Made Puppets, Masks,
Talking Objects, Any Speciality Props for Television, AD-Films,
Feature Films, Music Videos, Events or for any Entertainment Requirements.
The team consists of Ramdas Padhye,
India's Leading Ventriloquist, Puppeteer
and Puppet-Maker who has been performing for last 40 years
in India and abroad.He is the Lead Designer who creates different
kinds of Puppets, Muppets, Puppet Masks, Celebrity Puppets, Animatronic
Puppets, Talking Objects.
is another member of the team.He is the Finalist of India’s Got
Talent-Season 1, a reality show on Colors.He also was invited
on Kaun Banega Crorepati to exhibit his talent and where he opened
the episode with Amitabh Bachchan.He got interested in this art
of puppetry from childhood.He has also passed his Chartered Accountancy
Exam and is a Chartered Accountant.
To know more about him you can visit http://www.satyajitpadhye.com
Both Ramdas and Satyajit
can work as a team and create puppets as per the reference or
sketch.They have a team of 15 to 20 puppeteers who can skilfully
operate the puppets.
The team has a dedicated
Puppet Studio where different kinds of puppets are designed.
Mr Padhye’s Puppet
Studio gives birth to all kinds of puppets, muppets, humanettes,
masks and all sorts of talking objects.The team has around 2000
puppets in their collection including the puppets of Bollywood
Celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, Politicians
like Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi to name a few.Because Mr.Padhye
himself is an engineer, it is an experience to see how very superbly
technique and art coincide in his studio.
Ramdas Padhye is actively
supported in his performances by his wife Aparna
and puppeteer in
her own rights.Aparna
has done M.A. in
and has great command over Marathi language. Aparna married to
Ramdas in 1981 and slowly started learning the intricacies of
this art of puppetry and ventriloquism. Aparna has regularly appeared
on National Television in 1980's and 90's. Ramdas and Aparna both
of them perform various skits together along with their respective
puppets on Husband-Wife theme.