A THOUSAND FACES OPENS AT MAC BIRMINGHAM

Standing ovations and incredible feedback greeted the opening of A THOUSAND FACES – at mac birmingham last week! 

A successful outreach programme brought in schools and womens groups to pack three shows!

Some audience responses

"a wonderful show! I

A THOUSAND FACES / SPRING TOUR DATES

Join us on the tour of A Thousand Faces this spring in selected intimate spaces before scaled for further touring later in the year 
  
Featuring Amina Khayyam using ang abhinaya (technique of communication),  A THOUSAND FACES is a bold dance-theatre…

GOING DUTCH WITH YERMA…



With standing ovations, rave reviews, and challenging Q&As, we share some more captured moments on the road, of tech runs and rehearsals to share of the recent Netherlands tour on our Facebook page 
  
We thank all involved in particular -…

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YERMA Netherlands dates announced

AKDC is pleased to announce Yerma will be touring Netherlands for four dates starting on 25th Oct at  Korzo Indian Dans Festival and follow on 26th Oct in Eindhoven, 27th in Groningen, and 28th in Drachten. 
  
Before flying off to…

A new collaboration - MEETING NAZRUL

In between touring YERMA, Amina Khayyam has been working collaboratively with Yerma’s vocalist Lucy Rahman and AKDC’s tabla-ist Debasish Mukherjee on a unique project - MEETING NAZRUL, featuring the songs and poems of Kazi Nazrul Islam – the giant of…

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Back on the road with YERMA

Our acclaimed production Yerma is back this spring for the fourth touring run! 
  
“Powerful, poignant kathak dance…sharply stylized.. dramatically alert, thematically rich and ultimately moving “ 
  
Says Amina of touring Yerma again – “It is my dream to take Yerma…

AKDC announces Edinburgh Festival Fringe Dates


Amina Khayyam Dance Co is excited to announce news that their acclaimed production YERMA will be at the Edinburgh Festival 2015.
 
Yerma, which received the accolade “as the top ten productions of 2014 in Mumbai” by the Hindustan…
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AKDC Kathak classes resume

 
Back for the summer term, AKDC Kathak classes re-start this week with Jane Chan teaching beginners class, while Amina Khayyam, after taking a break for a year, will teach the advance class from May 27th.
 
Full details here
 

WHY ORGANISATIONS LIKE LIAISE ARE SO IMPORTANT...


AKDC has begun this year consolidating its work in Woking, where a productive partnership has blossomed with Liaise, a women’s network centre,  a partnership which also has a relation with Dance Woking. Here we ask Ishrat Ahmad, Liaise’s co-ordinator, how

YERMA – TOP TEN SHOWS OF 2014 IN MUMBAI !


AKDC is humbled with news that YERMA has been selected by the Hindustan Times (htcafe) as the top ten productions of 2014 in Mumbai.

The Mumbai show at NCPA – Dec 5 was part of the Centrestage Festival and ended…