V. Soumyasri ' An exponent of Bharata Natyam and Kuchipudi, she is a postgraduate in classical dance from Nalanda Nritya Kala Mahavidyalaya, University of Mumbai under the able guidance of Padmashri Dr. Kanak Rele. She has also cleared UGC-NET (Lectureship) examination successfully.
Her training in dance started at an early age since it is in the family, she belongs to the family of traditional Kuchipudi gurus and exponents in Hyderabad (Dr. Uma Rama Rao, Smt.Sumathy Kaushal and Dr. Rajyalakshmi Seth).
She has been training students and choreographing for the last fifteen years and has traveled widely and worked in many schools/institutions and promoted the culture of dance i.e., participation, performance, perfection, preservation and progress. She has numerous performances in India at various festivals to her credit. She has successfully conducted many workshops and lecture-demonstrations and taught students of different countries in Rishikesh and Mussoorie. She has choreographed many ballets and dance dramas not only in different classical styles but also in folk dances and fusion style. She is known for her unique choreographic ability and also written many articles for prestigious journals and dance online magazines. She has also worked with spastic children by using movement therapy.
Her aim is to spread the knowledge of dance not only as an art but also as a therapy and an education/vocation.