MEET THE DANCERS

Deepa Liegel

 

 

Deepa Liegel was born in Calcutta, India and raised in Seattle, WA. She grew up dancing at Cornish Preparatory Dance, Leela Kathak Dance and Seattle Theatre Group. She received her BFA in Dance Performance with honors and a minor in arts management from Southern Methodist University. Post-graduation, she moved to NYC to dance with the Limón Dance Company for 2017-2018 season. During the year, Deepa also guested with BCEFA’s Broadway Bares, Bollywood Boulevard Tour, Barkha Dance Company and Catherine Cabeen/Hyphen. Most recently, she danced with the Mark Morris Dance Group, touring domestically and internationally and performing at Sadler’s Wells (UK), the Kennedy Center, the Metropolitan Opera and BAM. She has taught at Western Washington University, Cornish College of the Arts, GRDA (Ireland) and The Ballet Spot. She is also a certified Pilates instructor through Power Pilates, NYC/Pilates on 10th, Seattle. Deepa is thrilled to rejoin the Company as a guest artist for the summer!