Rathi, born and raised in Mumbai, India started dancing at the age of 15 alongside pursuing her Diploma in Visual Arts and working as an Illustrator. In 2018, she moved to New York to pursue her career in Dance professionally at Peridance Centre. In Mumbai, she trained under Shiamak Davar’s Institute of Performing Arts and The Danceworx in Jazz, Ballet, and Contemporary.
Since 2019, she’s had the opportunity to perform with various choreographers, namely Anabella Lenzu, Matthew Westerby, Elise Long, Apollonia Holzer, and Dina Denis to name a few. Her work Dear Bread, Table for Two, Imperfect, and What Will be, Will be was presented at Spoke The Hub, Flushing Town Hall, BAAD (Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance), Arts on Site, and Balance Arts Centre. Apart from being a company member with Time Lapse Dance, Matthew Westerby Company and Treehouse Shakers, Rathi is a lead Teaching Artist with DMF Youth Inc.