Maisha Kungu

Dance Artist

Maisha Kungu is a dance artist – contemporary is her foundational practice however influences now include a plethora of styles including, tap, physical theatre, clowning, jazz, improvisation, West African dance, pop, funk, and soul. She is invested in freedom of expression, joy, deeply saturated colours, the power of communication, and connection.

Maisha grew up in Hebden Bridge and is now based in Manchester. She first got involved with Curious Motion as a podcast guest on our very first series, and is now part of our team of dance artists.

A photo of Maisha - a black female with afro hair, wearing a red jumper.