Sanjib Bhattacharya is a trained performer in Manipuri Dance, Indian contemporary dance, and performing arts in New Delhi, India. After touring around the world, Bhattacharya immigrated and settled in Cleveland under the Outstanding Artist Visa in 2018. His project with Akron Soul Train involves dance, music and costume design. Battacharya and his collaborators created a theatrical performance, Yatra, exploring struggle and social isolation and how inclusion, diversity and acceptance of change leads us in a new direction of growth.
Sanjib teamed up with Akron's Children's Museum in presenting a workshop. Dance Sutra is a unique sequence of movements for enrichment of mind, body and soul. Based on principles of Indian Classical & Contemporary Dance and Martial Arts, it helps improve body alignment and builds strength & endurance.