Reshma Anwar was born and raised in Leipzig, Germany. She graduated from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Hons.) in Dance and a minor in Music Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology in Music. At UArts she worked with various choreographers including Kim Bears-Bailey, Roni Koresh, Iquail Shaheed, Douglas Becker and Sidra Bell. During the Summer, she volunteered to teach dance in Jamaica and Haiti. Reshma also had the opportunity to participate in summer intensives, including the American Ballet Theater Collegiate Summer, Les Étés de la Danse in Paris, Keigwin&Company and Ballet Hispanico’s ChoreoLab. She interned with Dance Companies, such as Garth Fagan Dance, LA Contemporary Dance and American Ballet Theater. Last year, she spend the year studying at The Ailey School and working at The Recognizing Women Project with Nathan Trice. In Miami, she is working with Peter London Global Dance, Brazzdance, Pioneer Winter Collective and Alma Dance Theater.