Nimi Ravindran is a writer, theatre director and arts manager. She was assistant editor at India Today, covering arts and culture for the magazine till March 2012. She was artistic director of Just Theatre, a Bangalore based theatre group till September 2012 and produced and directed various theatre projects for the group. She was part of the core group of Ranga Shankara from 1998-2007, and has worked on various projects with the Bangalore Habba and the Sangam House writers residency. She is also a part of The Company Theatre, Mumbai and the Workspace in Kamshet in rural Maharashtra.