Born on 16 May 1985 in New Delhi, Shri Anuj Mishra received his
training in Kathak dance under his father, Shri Arjun Mishra. He has
also received training in Hindustani vocal music under Shri Gulshan
Bharati, and in Tabla under Shri Ravinath Mishra. Shri Anuj Mishra has
obtained a postgraduate degree in Kathak dance from Indira Kala
Sangit Vishwavidyalaya, Khairagarh, and is pursuing his PhD in Kathak
dance from the same institution.
Shri Anuj Mishra has performed extensively in prestigious dance festivals within the country and abroad including Nritya Pratibha of the Sangeet Natak Akademi, Lucknow Mahotsav, Taj Mahotsav, Konark Festival, Kalaghoda Festival, and Sawai Gandharva Festival. He has travelled to France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Switzerland, Poland, Belgium, Norway, U.K., Canada and Israel. Shri Anuj Mishra is a recipient of scholarship from the Ministry of Culture, Government of India for his training in Kathak dance.
Shri Anuj Mishra is awarded the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar of Sangeet Natak Akademi for the year 2012 for his notable talent in the field of Kathak dance.