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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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Akademi Photoshoot 2016

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Last week Akademi worked alongside the brilliant Simon Richardson to produce a new range of visuals for the next year of Akademi. As a little taster we’ve posted some of our Future Leaders capturing the new landscape of London on our Facebook.  Thank you to all the dancers who worked with…

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Akademi, paradiso, dante, british library, anthony gormley, hilary westlake, melanie pappenheim

Akademi’s new take on Dante’s Paradiso

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Paradiso: Man’s Enduring Search for Perfection A new contemporary outdoor dance production Akademi‘s new contemporary dance production Paradiso – Man’s Enduring Search for Perfection previewed amidst the stunning setting of Antony Gormley’s stunning sculpture ‘The Planets’ at the British Library Piazza Friday 22 Jul 2016. Inspired by the final stages…

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Akademi’s Dance Well in the news

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BBC Asian Network reports on Dance Wells sessions at Harefield Heart & Lung Hospital Dance Well is Akademi’s three-year community participation project funded by Big Lottery Fund to promote better well-being and happiness in older adults in London who are facing poor health. Dance Well provides regular opportunities for adults to…

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Akademi “exceeds standards and outperforms most charities”: Our results from Charity Clarity

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Akademi has achieved a 4.05/5 score with Charity Clarity. Take a look at our full results. Charity Clarity was founded with two simple aims: to highlight the work of charities and help them succeed, and to make donors have the right information to help them make a difference. Have you considered supporting Akademi ? We are a…

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