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.
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Uyir presents a first-of-its-kind performance of Kalakshetra artists. Fluctuating mind, oscillating body Stella Uppal Subbaiah, with Justin McCarthy, explores the way age, ethnicity and culture inform our understanding of Bharatanatyam as a cross – cultural[...]
Sep 29 all-day
British South Asian female choreographers. An evening of bold, topical and thought-provoking work from three celebrated female dance artists: Gauri Sharma Tripathi, Sonia Sabri and Mayuri Boonham. Booking link coming soon. Contact email@example.com to register your interest[...]
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An intimate evening with Akademi’s founder. Join us for an intimate evening with Akademi’s visionary founder and celebrated Mohiniattam artist, Tara Rajkumar, who visits London from Australia to attend Akademi’s 40th anniversary celebrations. She will[...]
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Akademi at 40 in the archives Join us for a unique evening of performance, film and dialogue, in celebration of the 40th anniversary of leading South Asian dance company Akademi. This evening marks the evolution of[...]
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.
Sep 14 all-day
The new academic year of classes start at Srishti Dance School. Bharatanatyam with Nina Rajarani MBE, Karnatic Vocal with Y Yadavan and Kathak with Parbati Chaudhury. Srishti follows the Kathak and Bharatanatyam syllabi of the ISTD (Imperial[...]