Akademi at 40 | Events

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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
Jul 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
5:30 pm
An exhilarating evening curated by Vidya Patel, presenting an exciting line-up of rising stars from her peer group along with the winners of NAVADAL 2019. Book Tickets As a culmination of NAVADAL 2019, Akademi’s National South[...]
Purcell Room, Southbank Centre
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Uyir presents a first-of-its-kind performance of Kalakshetra artists. Company Facebook Uyir presents a first-of-its-kind performance of Kalakshetra artists. The performance will be followed by a workshop on the 29 September. Video: Uyir in Unarvu Following[...]
The Bhavan
12:00 am
DESCENDANTS | British South Asian female choreographers This is an evening of bold, topical and thought-provoking work from a range of celebrated female dance artists connected with Akademi over the past 40 years. Celebrating 40[...]
Southbank Centre, Purcell Room
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
RUMINATION | Akademi at 40 (1979-2019) Akademi’s founder Tara Rajkumar and former director Pushkala Gopal attend an event celebrating the four decades of Akademi’s work, when they will hand over archive material from 2000 to[...]
V&A Museum
12:00 am
An exciting two-day British Asian cross-arts festival with workshops, spoken word and a cabaret night. Guest director Shane Shambhu and guest curator Parbati Chaudhury have put together this first-of-a-kind festival which sees young British Asian[...]
Rich Mix