Artist Statement/CV


Artistic History

Selected Works/Performances 

2018         ‘Ripple’ at Props Thtr Chicago

2017          ‘Ripple’ at Props Thtr Chicago

2017         Commissioned to create the main show for Lions Club annual

2016         Dancer for Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble

2015         Work in progress at Chicago Dramatist

2015        Dancer for Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble at Bradley University 

2014        Guest choreographer for Kalapriya Dance Company

2013        Dance Chicago

2012       ‘Wavering Paths’ at No Sandbox space, Chicago IL

2011       Curator and performer for Indian Youth committee at BMM

               convention hosted by Maharashtra Mandal (non profit Org that

                promoted Indian culture and language)

2011       ‘A Carnival of Voices 2’ at Prop Thtr, IL

               for 2011 Rhinoceros Theatre Festival 

2011       Opening ceremony at the BMM convention of Maharashtra Mandal 

2010       MFA Thesis: ‘A carnival of Voices’ at Columbia

               College Chicago. 

2010        Actor in ‘Debris of Prophet’ dir: Stefan Brun.

                Prop Theatre.  

2009        Performed with La Pocha Nostra collective  

2007       International cultural festival of Schaumburg 

2007      ‘Looptopia’ event in USA in Chicago

2007      ‘ABONDANZA!’A 3-day showcase of contemporary 

               International dance at Chicago Cultural Center.

2006-07  Invited to perform at Skokie Cultural festival

2006       Presented original work at ‘Manifest’ and multi-

               cultural events at Columbia College Chicago.   

2004-06   Dance Chicago and its various events: Dance 

                Chicago, Valentine Dances, Stars of Dance Chicago    

2005       Sponsored and presented by Asian Arts Department of 

               Columbia College Chicago at Harris Bank                    

2005       Presented and Sponsored by Loyola College 

2005       Choreographed and stage directed 3-act dance drama- 

              ‘Satyagraha’ for Kalapriya Dance Company;  

               International House at University of Chicago                

2004       Presented and sponsored by Multicultural Department 

               of Harper College

2004        Work presented at ‘Stockyards Theatre festival 2004’ 

                at Links Hall  

2001-05   Invited to perform for FIA- The Federation of 

                Indian Associations.    


2013      TAD studio program

2010      MFA, Arts and Media. Interdisciplinary Dept, Columbia College Chicago   

2006      B.A, Performing Arts Management and Theatre minor, Columbia College Chicago 


2010       Performance Residency with La Pocha Nostra Collective

2009-10   Asian Arts Media Scholarship: Columbia College  

2009-10   Diversity Scholarship: Columbia College Chicago  

2007        Chicago Cultural Center: DanceBridge Winter Residency      

2005        Dance Chicago 2005 Choreography award