Zoya Khare, Actress, Author and 7th Grader

Zoya Khare, Actress, Author and 7th Grader

Zoya Khare is a 11-year-old actress who is playing the lead role of Mowgli in EnActe’s musical, ‘The Jungle Book’.

EnActe has nurtured her enthusiasm for storytelling, acting and directing since joining their theater arts programs at Khan Lab School in 2019.

She is also the editor, reporter, and cruciverbalist for KoronaTimes.com, her own newspaper. As an entrepreneur, she won a business plan award for Kids’ Own Writing at Zoya.biz. Inspired by the Magic Treehouse time-travel series, she wrote Following in the Footsteps of Freedom, about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the March on Washington in 1963, at Zoya.biz/MLK.

[She’s learning to play the recorder and experimenting with ukulele.]