ANUPAM DEV GOEL
Engineer by profession, dancer by passion and teacher at heart. After 3 years doing Zumba and Bollywood classes in India, Anupam started as a beginner student with NYC Bhangra in 2017 and soon moved up to the Advanced level and participated in performances.
Born and brought up in a pind (village) in Punjab, Anupam has deep love for Punjabi culture, music and the language. Now as a Bhangra instructor, he feels ecstatic that he gets to share this love and passion with New York City!
Besides being a dancer, he’s an avid cook and poet. Talk to him about anything Punjab, especially folk Punjab.
Harjit uses her body to express herself. Coming from a background in fine arts, specifically in sculpture, and combining her interests in parkour and yoga, she uses her artistic experiences to enrich her methods of teaching Bhangra. To Harjit, Bhangra is a very lively and empowering dance form, and it gives her immense joy to perform and teach it.
TINA SUSAN JACOB
A fashion merchandiser by profession, Tina is extremely passionate about dancing, traveling and learning about new cultures!
Born and raised in Mumbai, she was inspired and influenced by prominent Bollywood dance gurus and Michael Jackson. As a teenager she trained at Veve Dance in Mumbai as a belly dancer for 5 years and transitioned to performing and assisting at workshops. After moving to the States she kept her passion for dance alive by training in different styles and came upon Bhangra in NYC. She fell in love with the vibrant dance and its culture, and advanced with NYC Bhangra to become a Bhangra dance fitness trainer in 2018.
Her varied portfolio of interests includes dancing, music festivals, adventure sports, socializing and she is currently traveling for 6 months through Central and South America with her life partner whom she met through NYCBhangra dance! Hit her up if you want to chat about love, travel and dance!