Meet Our Team
Founder, Artistic Director
Priyanka is Rangeela’s founder & director. She is a Bollywood fusion dance choreographer, originally from Boston, MA where she trained classically in Bharatnatyam and completed the prestigious dance graduation, Arangetram, at age 16. Priyanka developed a passion not only for classical Indian dance, but also for Bollywood, Semi-Classical, Folk, Garba, Modern dance and wedding/special events choreography. She was captain of her competitive South Asian Fusion dance team in college where she organized and choreographed several dance charity showcases and judged national dance competitions. As a Doctor of Physical Therapy (Board-Certified Specialist in Pelvic & Women’s Health) and certified group fitness instructor, Priyanka promotes preventative health, wellness and the arts in the community. After moving to Seattle in 2016, she founded Rangeela Dance Company to continue her passion for dancing, teaching, choreographing and performing with the aim of spreading awareness about the vibrant Indian culture. Priyanka loves traveling the Pacific Northwest and Europe with her husband, cooking vegetarian food, and volunteering with her Jain community.