DEEPA LIEGEL grew up in Seattle, Washington dancing and performing with Cornish Preparatory Dance, Leela Kathak Dance, and Seattle Theatre Group. She graduated in 2017 with a B.F.A. in dance performance and a minor in arts management from Southern Methodist University. Now based in New York City, Liegel is a freelance dancer and model. She has apprenticed with the Limón Dance Company and performed with Barkha Dance Company, Broadway Bares, Catherine Cabeen/Hyphen, and others. She joined MMDG as an apprentice September 2018.