Akademi – South Asian Dance in the UK

About Akademi

Akademi makes vibrant, fascinating, and meaningful South Asian dance. We use the compelling power of storytelling, rhythm and gestures to create deeper connections with each other and our wider world, one mudra at a time.


A white female dance artist sitting in the midst of plastic bottles, looking down at them against a black background with an orange fishnet hanging behind her.

Plastic Drastic Fantastic – Spring 2024 tour

Our dance theatre work for children and their families, exploring our complex relationship with plastics is back on tour. Know more


Pravaas receives The Green Award

Pravaas, produced by Akademi and choreographed by Vidya Patel, receives The Green Dance Award at One Dance UK Awards 2024. Find out more


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