Kamal Pruthi is counted among the top five trendsetting and most renowned performance storytellers of India. A recipient of Polska theatre fellowship from Poland in 2015 as the distinguished theatre practitioners of the world, he also received a South Asian fellowship for his excellence in the field of Arts management in 2014. In 2006 Pruthi was awarded Goethe Scholarship for young and emerging theatre practitioners of the world to get trained in Germany.
Kamal , who is popularly known as Kabuliwala Storyteller started his theatrical journey 17 years ago in Delhi in 1999 and got trained in acting and physical theatre in Berlin, NSD’s TIE Company (97’) and at Sri Ram Centre for Performing arts in Delhi in the years 2001-03.
Founder of “Museum Theatre Company” in 2012, Kamal is a guest faculty on Storytelling at several Delhi Colleges, and teaches Drama in Schools and NGOs. As a performer, he has performed in 6 languages that are Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, English, German and Kannada. Appeared in more than 50 interviews in all major newspapers of India, Afghanistan and Dubai, Kamal is the only storyteller in India who also performs in German. As a German teacher he also teaches German at the Goethe Institute Delhi.