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Geethika Sree

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started bharatanatyam under her mother, Sudha Sasikumar, founder of Nritya Kalanjali Dance School (Ipoh, Perak) and then commenced learning odissi with Sutra Dance Theatre. With inherent angasuddha (perfection of body pose), Geethika excels in both classical styles. At eleven, Geethika was first featured in Sutra’s Alarippu to Moksha and now, at nineteen, she is already a seasoned dancer performing internationally in Sutra’s major productions in its international tours. She has partnered Ramli Ibrahim in several performances of odissi, the most significant being their performances (2011) for the former Indian Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh; India’s Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Anand Sharma; and the Malaysian Prime Minister, Dato’ Seri Najib Razak.

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