Pooja Bakri

Pooja Bakri grew up in North Carolina, where she began her dance training immersed in the styles of Indian folk and garba dance. After moving to New York in 2000, Pooja began training in a variety of dance styles including Middle Eastern Dance, Hip-Hop and Kathak. During this time, she trained with instructor Ishrat Hoque (Kathak, Bollywood), and danced with the Amira Mor Middle Eastern Dance Company. Most recently, Pooja has been performing and studying under Bollywood choreographer, Pooja Narang with whom she attributes to developing her artistic abilities and passion for Indian dance. Pooja's dance style reflects a range of emotions and influences, rooted in her varied multi-cultural dance training.

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