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.
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As part of #DancePassion’s live streaming day on Friday 5 April, Akademi is once more making available its recent production The Troth.
Join Akademi to celebrate 40 inspiring years, include your event in the Akademi Associated programme.
Jun 25 @ 6:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Join prominent visiting artist Dr Swarnamalya Ganesh and Chitra Sundaram as they explore Sadir the historic precursor to the classical Indian dance style of Bharatanatyam. Book Tickets In a special curation by Chitra Sundaram, Akademi[...]
Jun 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Dances from the Sadir repertoire of 17th – 20th Century India by Dr Swarnamalya Ganesh, introduced and presented by Dr Avanthi Meduri. Book Tickets Akademi, in collaboration with SAMA Arts, presents a first-ever performance in[...]
Jun 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Dances from the Sadir repertoire of 17th – 20th Century India by Dr Swarnamalya Ganesh, introduced and presented by Chitra Sundaram. Book Now Akademi, in collaboration with SAMA Arts, presents a first-ever performance in Britain,[...]
Jul 12 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Join Akademi in the second of our Dance Dialogue series: Rukmini Vijayakumar, a noted Bharatanatyam artist and actor from India, in an artistic conversation Vena Ramphal. Book Tickets Akademi brings to you an exclusive partnering[...]
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.
Jun 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
An interactive workshop and discussion on Kathak Known for his innovative style, technical wizardry and charisma, Pt Rajendra Gangani is a leading practitioner of the Jaipur Gharana of Kathak. Discover the nuances of the Jaipur[...]