COMPANY DANCER
ASSISTANT TEACHER

Nafeesa Mahmood

Nafeesa has been studying Odissi dance since 2001 with Guru Sri Vishnu Tattva Das. She has spent two summers studying Odissi at the Odissi Research Center with Guru Kum Kum Mohanty in Bhubaneshwar, Orissa and at the Smitalay Dance Academy with Guru Jhelum Paranjape in Mumbai. Nafeesa is also a Biology student at the University of California at Davis.