Chamu Kuppuswamy joined the final sessions of the Oral History part of the project in December for Pulse Magazine and captured the essence of this experience in this wonderful article.
After an abrupt halt to all live creative experiences due to the pandemic, Akademi are delighted to have taken a small, but important step by taking a dance performance to the elderly tenants of Greenwood Sheltered Housing in London Borough of Camden.
The National Lottery Heritage Fund awards £98,700 to Akademi to archive 40 years of its South Asian dance heritage in the UK at the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Our recent press release about the 40th anniversary year gives an overview of events for Akademi at 40.
Mira Kaushik features in Eastern Eye, as a leading pioneer in Britain by journalist Asjad Nazir.
As part of #DancePassion’s live streaming day on Friday 5 April, Akademi is once more making available its recent production The Troth.