"Not only was Shifting Footprints a high quality performance, getting the best from the young people involved, it also conveyed a very poignant and moving message."
Excellence in Cities Co-ordinator, Newham
"It fulfilled a need for a complete change of scale, approach, thinking and physical activity."
Group Leader, Mary Ward Over 60's Drama Group, Camden
"Akademi are well organised, professional, inclusive and have high expectations. They are great role models for our pupils. I was also impressed with their approach of joint planning, consultation with teachers and that they provide INSET prior to the project."
Teacher, Little Ilford School, Newham
"It doesn't matter what race you are, you can still have fun doing Asian dancing."
Young person, Youth Servics, Waltham Forest
"Communication between the dancer and musician was excellent. Considering the abilities of our clients, we had expected it to be slow, simple dance steps; but it was far better and structured team work. If there was a mark sheet I would say 10/10!"
Manager, Mencap Day Centre for Adults With Learning Disabilities, Harrow