Artist Development

Akademi presents a year-round programme of development opportunities for dance artists. We mentor, advise, commission and showcase. Akademi is supporting the next generation of highly talented, classically-trained dancers to build sustainable professional careers. We respond to artists’ needs and expand horizons.

Recent News

Winners of NAVADAL 2017 announced

NAVADAL, meaning ‘new shoots’, is Akademi’s National South Asian Youth Dance Competition – an opportunity to see exciting new work from the rising stars of South Asian dance.

Meet the artists