Likhitha Umakanth performed her rangapravesam in November 2011. She began learning Kuchipudi under Smt. J. Sarada when she was 8. Likhitha has performed in Henrico County Public School events as well as at the Sai Temple in Richmond and various Indian cultural programs in the Richmond area. She also performed in Sri Hari Rama Murthy’s 2011 US tour presenting the dance drama Mohini Bhasmasura.