Akademi Audition 2018 & Ace Your Audition Workshop

Closing date: 26 March 2018, 9am

This year Akademi is holding auditions on 27 April 2018 for classical South Asian dance artists interested in the following opportunities (please see the application pack for more detailed information):

- NAVODIT 2018-19
- Hospital performances
- Health & wellbeing/community work
- Corporate work and one-off performances 

Akademi is specifically looking for classical South Asian dance artists with a desire to develop their own independent artistic voice and a willingness to challenge and question themselves in relation to their repertoire. Artists with experience in leading community workshops and with an understanding of different health conditions are also extremely desirable.

For more information on who can apply and to download an application pack, click the link here: https://akademi.co.uk/artist-development/auditions

Ace Your Audition Workshop: ‘Focus Points for a successful Audition Experience’
Created and facilitated by Kamala Devam

5 – 8pm, 26 March 2018

Dance Studio 2, WAC Arts, Hampstead Town Hall Centre, 213 Haverstock Hill, London NW3 4QP

In this workshop, Kamala Devam (Bharatanatyam artist and Artistic Director of Kamala Devam Company) works with dancers to cultivate practical and psychological skills to help prepare them for a successful audition experience.

Who is it for?
South Asian dance artists from any classical style are welcome to attend this workshop. Akademi is committed to supporting the next generation of highly talented South Asian dancers to build sustainable full-time professional careers.

We strongly advise those applying for Akademi’s Annual Auditions, 27 April 2018 to take part in this workshop as part of their preparation.

‘Consolidated and organised information that increased confidence and awareness’ Workshop participant 2016

‘All the anxieties we mentioned were covered [in the session], it was so helpful and got straight to the point’ Workshop participant 2016

Tickets are £12 and payable on the door at the workshop on 26th March.
Places are very limited and available on a first come first served basis. Please reserve your space through the Eventbrite link here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ace-your-audition-workshop-created-and-fa...

For any questions, please contact Holly Morris, Administrations & Productions Coordinator: holly@akademi.co.uk, 02076913210