Aneesha Kudtarkar is a New York-based theatre director and graduate of the Yale School of Drama. She is a trained Indian Classical (Bharathanatyam) dancer. Her interests include new play development, theatre pedagogy and the George W. Bush painting collection. 

Aneesha was a Drama League Director's Project Fellow in 2015, and the recipient of the 2019 Kauffman Memorial Prize at Yale.


Recent Projects include The Cherry Orchard (The New School), Romeo & Juliet (Two River Theater: Tiny Shakes), The Who and The What (TheaterWorks Hartford), Men on Boats (Southern Methodist University)  [Veil Widow Conspiracy] (National Asian American Theatre Company), LOCUSTS, Trouble in Mind, The Winter's Tale (Yale School of Drama), The Purple Flower (Yale Cabaret)

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