In July, Akademi marked 40 years of nurturing excellence in South Asian dance with NAVADAL, South Asian Youth Dance Competition and Rising Stars showcase.
Following an extremely popular application stage, we’re very excited to announce the shortlisted participants who will perform in this years NAVADAL.
Akademi are excited to announce the launch of our two-day learning and participation training event for dance practitioners on 11 and 12 March at the Sonia Sabri Company in Birmingham.
A season of Bharatanatyam workshops and performances featuring Rama Vaidyanathan, Nandini Ramani, Swati Seshadri and Carnatic musicians.
Akademi and the Bonnie Bird Choreography Fund support two emerging choreographers through the Marion North Mentoring Awards.
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.