Akademi at 40

Celebrating 40 inspiring years

In 2019 Akademi celebrates 40 years of imagining, inspiring, connecting and creating with an exciting programme of events and opportunities.

#Akademiat40

News and Opportunities

Akademi at 40 | Invitation for submissions

Calling all creatives! Akademi is marking its 40th anniversary with an ambitious, artist led, year-long programme of celebratory events. Have you got a brilliant creative idea? We want to hear from you.

NAVADAL 2019 | Applications now open!

Calling all young dancers! Applications are now open to take part in NAVADAL, Akademi’s biennial National South Asian Youth Dance Competition.

7:30 pm
Award-winning choreographer Seeta Patel re-imagines the iconic ballet through classical Indian dance style, Bharatanatyam. Book Tickets Taking the South Indian classical dance form of Bharatanatyam with its intricate rhythmic footwork, geometric and dynamic movements and[...]
The Place
7:30 pm
Award-winning choreographer Seeta Patel re-imagines the iconic ballet through classical Indian dance style, Bharatanatyam. Book Tickets Taking the South Indian classical dance form of Bharatanatyam with its intricate rhythmic footwork, geometric and dynamic movements and[...]
The Place
Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
1:00 pm
Our longest running partnership with CW+ is honoured with a performance of Classical Indian dance in the atrium. In 2019, Akademi celebrates 40 years of imagining, inspiring, connecting and creating South Asian dance in the[...]
The Atrium, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital - The Atrium
11:00 am
An opportunity for emerging young South Asian dance artists in the UK to showcase their talent Find out more Akademi will present NAVADAL 2019, the National South Asian Youth Dance Competition in partnership with Imperial[...]
Clore Ballroom

Akademi Associated

2019 is Akademi’s 40th anniversary year and we want to celebrate the breadth and richness of South Asian dance in the UK. We’ve invited artists to submit information on London-based events that they are planning between April 2019 and April 2020 to form the Akademi Associated programme.
3:30 pm
Bhangra Bolly Hiphop Workshop Dance to Empower! Join Epika Dance in this monthly workshop and learn a unique Bhangra-Bolly-Hiphop routine. Enjoy the vibe with a community of passionate dancers while strengthening your skills and technique.[...]
Danceworks Studios
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