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Reach Out and Reveal: Artists sought

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Funded by Paul Hamlyn Foundation, Reach Out and Reveal is a new ‘test and explore’ project looking at how South Asian dance vocabulary might support the physical and communication needs of children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders. Akademi is seeking highly committed South Asian dance education practitioners to work on this…

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Akademi partners in the The HEartS project, a joint venture between The Royal College of Music next to Imperial,

Congratulations to The HEartS project, a joint venture between the Royal College of Music and Imperial College London.

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Congratulations to the The HEartS project, which has been awarded £1 million for a new research project on the arts and health. Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), this project at the Centre for Performance Science, is a cross-institutional partnership between the Royal College of Music and Imperial College…

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Dance Well 1 Year On Report

Dance Well Report 2016

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Dance Well is Akademi’s 3-year community participation project, funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund and was launched in January 2016. The project aims to improve the health and wellbeing of older adults who have ongoing health issues, are living in isolation in the community or face…

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Akademi Choreography Commissions

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Akademi Choreography Commissions SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS ANNOUNCED! Earlier this year we launched our choreography commissions, an initiative created to continue the professional development of innovative South Asian choreographers. We are delighted to announce that the following five artists have been successful in receiving the commissions for 2017: Seeta Patel (awarded £5000…

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