Learning and Participation

South Asian dance inspires and enriches lives. We create high impact arts programmes that promote physical and mental wellbeing for older adults, as well as creative learning and skills development for young people.

If you’re interested in partnering with Akademi, or would like to book a workshop or residency, contact learning@akademi.co.uk.

Recent News

Dance Well | 3 Year Project Report

Akademi’s full report of the three-year project, Dance Well, including challenges and learning from the process and where this work will now take us.

Dance Well | Engage International Conference

Claire Farmer and Archita Kumar travel to Manchester to present at the Engage International Conference – A social prescription: Collaboration through arts, health and education.


Dance Well

Akademi’s 3-year community participation project with older adults, funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund.

Reach Out and Reveal

This project places South Asian dancers ‘in residence’ at schools for young people with Special Educational Needs – supported by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation.

Tea Dances

Supported by Waltham Forest Culture, these popular monthly dances take place in Chingford.

Learning and Participation enquiries

Contact Claire Farmer

Where to find us

Hampstead Town Hall
213 Haverstock Hill
London NW3 4QP

Get in touch

020 7691 3210