Priyanka received her M.F.A. in acting from UVA. She is from Bangalore, India and has earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Science. She ran her own theatre company in India, and directed, produced, and acted in several plays and musicals. Priyanka has also worked with regional theatres in Columbus, Ohio. Her roles include Kyra Hollis (Skylight), Eliza Doolittle (My Fair Lady), Okaasama (The Kabuki Sleeping Beauty), Fruma Sarah (Fiddler on the Roof), Irene Adler (A Scandal In Bohemia), Luciana (The Comedy of Errors), Hermia (A Midsummer Night’s Dream) and Binodini (Chokher Bali) among others.