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Aagaaz Theatre Trust

We are a community of educators and arts practitioners, committed to examining and questioning ‘what is’ to probe ‘what could be’.  Aagaaz practices arts for social action to bridge gaps in learning, understanding the ‘other’, access, and dignity.

Achaar Collective

A circle of artists, psychologists and applied arts practitioners (Vrinda, Sanyukta, Priyam, Parmeet) who hold safe spaces and delve into thematic enquiries with individuals, groups, organisations and institutions while using creative methodologies to process material.

Akanksha Kumari

Akanksha is a dance practitioner having a major interest in performance and performance making. Her recent bodily explorations deal with the notions of language, violence, and ambiguity. She has completed her Master’s degree in Performance Practice (Dance) from Ambedkar University Delhi and is one of the co-founders of Collective f.

Anannya Chatterjee

Anannya is a Bharatanatyam dancer from New Delhi and has been training in the art form since the last 10 years. She is a Gender Studies and Sociology post-graduate, and preparing for her PhD in Violence against Women, particularly in educational settings. 


Aseng Borang

As a choreographer, Aseng Borang is attracted towards the vastness of the meanings/interpretations that our physical body/bodies produce in a space. Recently, she has been investigating the body in the realm of resistance, violence, anarchy and archives. She has completed her Master’s degree in Performance Practice (Dance) from Ambedkar University Delhi and is one of the co-founders of Collective f. She is from Arunachal Pradesh and shuttles between her hometown and New Delhi.

Ayesha Hassanwalia

Ayesha is a dancer and sociology major, and has trained for 10 years in Street and Lyrical Jazz, Contemporary, Hip-hop, Ballet and Modern at The Broadway Dance Center, New York and at The Danceworx Performing Arts Academy, New Delhi. She has discovered dance as a medium and is eager to use it. With vast experience in the field in the education sector in India and as an experienced teacher and choreographer, she is a communicator, looking to help create a new generation of socially aware and responsible artists.

Chandrika Grover Ralleigh

Chandrika is an arts advisor and Artistic Co-Director of PECDA 2022/4 with Farooq Chaudhry OBE. She also serves as Trustee at Adishakti, Auroville and the Asia Art Archive of India.

Deepankar Detrox 
Based in New Delhi, Deepankar is a dancer, performing artist (yoyo/skilltoys), drone pilot and action choreographer (film production). He's proficient in bboying, hip hop, popping, freestyle etc. Loves to create new and original work via his skills, he's on a journey to learn as much as he can and create new performances.

Greeny Francis

Greeny graduated from the National School of Drama in 2016, with specialization in Design and Theatre Techniques. She has taught at the Acting Department in Whistling Woods International, Mumbai, and is currently Visiting Faculty at the Amity School of Film and Drama. Since 2018, her focus has been centered around producing and performing original work, creating under the diverse labels of improvisation, acting, dance, and designing for the stage - the uniting theme being the desire to examine intersections of personal politics, aesthetics of form, and spectatorship.

Jasmine Yadav

Jasmine is a dance artist based in Delhi. Her practice includes performance, choreography, facilitation, teaching and writing.

Jyoti Soni

Jyoti is a dancer, choreographer and researcher currently based in Delhi. Discovering, experiencing and changing by creating anything and everything good and bad.

Madhuri Singh

Madhuri is a dance practitioner and performer based in Delhi, India. She has been a practitioner of belly dancing for the last 6 years. She holds a postgraduate degree in Performance Practices (Dance) from Ambedkar University, Delhi. Her interest lies in practice-based research in belly dancing. She believes that being a belly dancer in India is certainly a disruption and she wants to continue to add to these disruptions through her practice and research.

Mandeep Raikhy 

Based in New Delhi, Mandeep is a dance artist working at the intersections of performance, research and pedagogy.

Manjari Kaul

Manjari is a performer and Theatre teacher and director. She is a graduate of the DUENDE School of Ensemble Physical Theatre (2015). She works extensively with children and her current preoccupations are with questions around gender, sexuality and memory. 

Manju Sharma

Manju is a Delhi based dancer, choreographer and teacher. Her training is in contemporary, jazz, Ccassical ballet, breaking and hip hop. She is a certified yoga teacher from Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Sansthana (Bangalore). Her love to perform for larger audience took her to TV shows for NDTV, Zee TV, StarPlus and Fox Traveller. She has worked in The Danceworx Performing Arts Academy for 6 years as a company dancer. She continues to work with amateurs and professionals in dance and theatre field while she is exploring her movement source through her own disciplined practice of contemporary dance.

Manishikha Baul

Based out of Delhi-NCR, she is an independent performing artist, director, facilitator and Odissi dancer, weaving stories of bodies through the point of view of their various social locations. She is also deeply engaged with the current socio-political uprisings, constantly working towards a collective understanding of justice and human rights. Follow her on Instagram @unsthayee.

Meghna Bhardwaj

Meghna (b. 1987) is a dance artist/researcher based in Delhi. She has a doctorate from Jawaharlal Nehru University, and is teaching at the Department of Art and Performing Arts, Shiv Nadar University. Currently, Meghna is in a virtual residency at Artefact, Dance Nucleus, Singapore, during which she is building her independent choreographic project titled, 'Yarning'.

Mehneer Sudan

Mehneer is a dance artist based out of Delhi, working as an educator, choreographer and performer.

Pallavi Verma

Pallavi is a dance practitioner from Hisar, Haryana and based in New Delhi.  Her dance interest lies in playing with everyday details of the body, it's movements and techniques through performance and pedagogy.

Ranjana Dave

Ranjana Dave (she/her) is an independent artist and writer. She explores how people build relationships with other people, ideas, objects and ecologies – what makes us social beings. She is the author of Body /Language (forthcoming 2024). More at 

Rishika Kaushik

Rishika is a theatre maker, writer and teacher based in New Delhi. Her arts practice is personal, feminist and anti-oppressive – focusing on sexual politics, the body and gaze as text, language, and the intersectionalities of love.

Sumedha Bhattacharyya

Sumedha is an interdisciplinary dance artist, choreographer, researcher, and dance filmmaker. 

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Supriya Babbar

Exploring movement somatically keeps Supriya curious and driven. After integration, she shares these somatic practices through movement education, dance making and performance. 


Uma Katju

Uma is an actor, musician and theatremaker from Delhi.  Her practice is multidisciplinary, and her works are largely devised, improvisatory and collaborative in nature, exploring themes like love, care, friendship and the relationship between humans, nature and non-humans. Her most recent work is Chickens (2022).

Urvi Vora

Urvi is an artist based out of New Delhi. She has created works in the overlaps between dance, film, and theatre, with a focus on the body and intimacy.

Varsha Seth

Varsha is a 24 years old female. Pronouns are she/her. She is a dancer and a choreographer. She has a deep rooted interest in human psyche, emotions and an immense love for dance and movement exploration. Varsha likes to spend most of her time dancing, finding new musics, exploring movements, analyzing and absorbing all the beauty and chaos this world offers. She looks forward to bringing mental health and Art through her dance and artistic vision.

Vishakha Mehra

Vishakha is a dancer and writer with a passion for blending different movement styles. Trained in multiple dance forms and modes of body expression, she infuses her performances with a multiverse of movement knowledge. With a deep love for music and an intuitive approach she seeks to create work that leaves an imprint for the viewer. Currently pursuing a Masters in Performance and Culture at Goldsmiths College, London, she explores the intricate relationship between the body, mind and the society, shaping her artistic voice.

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