Utpal Dutt participated in English theatre when he was a student at St. Xavier's College, Kolkata. He came in association with Geoffrey Kendal's Shakespeareana Company and toured extensively from "47 to "53. He founded the Little Theatre Group and initially staged English plays. Later, he staged Bengali plays like "Kollol", "Angar"and "Tiner Talwar" without which the annals of Indian Theatre will remain incomplete. Besides, English Utpal Dutt was also at home in Germn, Spanish and Latin.