Sukanya started her dance training in Bharatnatyam at the age of 3 growing up in India, completing her advanced diploma from Kalamandalam Kolkata under the supervision of Guru  Thankamani Kutty. Being intrigued with bridging cultural gaps through dance she underwent extensive training, earning a Diploma in Movement Arts and Contemporary Dance under Rhythmosaic Dance Company affiliated to OffJazz Dance Academy, Nice, France. She joined the Rhythmosaic Dance Company as a repertory member immediately after graduating and toured with them nationally and internationally. She was a part of their production Swan Lake re-visited which was premiered at The Royal Danish Ballet Theater in Copenhagen. Soon after, she moved to New York City to pursue the Independent Program at Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance specializing in Graham technique. She graduated in 2014 and ever since has been performing and teaching independently in India and the US. Sukanya is also a certified Yoga instructor and has a keen interest in pushing boundaries in technique and style through her dance.