Our longest running partnership with CW+ is honoured with a performance of Classical Indian dance in the atrium.
In 2019, Akademi celebrates 40 years of imagining, inspiring, connecting and creating South Asian dance in the UK with an exciting programme of events and opportunities. This also coincides with the 21-year anniversary of collaboration between Akademi and CW+, to bring a rich cultural and artistic experience to patients, visitors and staff at Chelsea and Westminster hospital. This is the longest running partnership for Akademi.
As part of these celebrations, Akademi are presenting a special performance from Pagrav Dance Company of Classical Indian dance at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital atrium.
CW+ is the official charity of Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust including its hospitals and clinics. The charity delivers a unique art and design programme to transform the experience and wellbeing of the patients.
Pagrav Dance Company promotes kathak, invigorating the form with modern context and renewed presentation, while encouraging new thinking and understanding of the discipline. The company creates and tours thought-provoking productions and is committed to nurturing the next generation of dance artists through its comprehensive training and education streams.