This summer sees Camden celebrating the UK-India Year of Culture and they have invited Akademi to perform at their Camden Kalā Summer Community Fun Days on 2, 15 and 23 August 2018. These fun-filled events will take place between 1pm and 5pm at Peckwater Estate, Kilburn Grange Park and the community park next to the Swiss Cottage library.
Akademi will be presenting Bhangra (Punjabi folk dance) by Epika Dance and Dandiya Raas (Gujarati folk dance) by Dancenbeats. Apart from performances, the audiences can also enjoy face painting, henna art, balloon modelling and a saree tying session. There will also be food and refreshments, traditional Indian dance performances and a chance to speak to Camden Council staff about their services.
The complete schedule can be found below:
Summer Community Fun Days, Kentish Town
2 August, 1-5pm – Peckwater Estate
Community Fun Days, Kilburn
15 August, 1-5pm – Grange Park
Community Fun Days, Swiss Cottage
23 August, 1-5pm – Swiss Cottage Library
Image credit: Camden Kala