Jungle Book reimagined

The Renovātiō Series

Outwitting the Devil

Chotto Xenos

Over the last twenty years, Akram Khan Company has established itself as one of the foremost innovative dance companies in the world. Embracing an artistic vision that both respects and challenges Indian kathak form and contemporary dance.

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In collaboration with 14-18 NOW, the UK’s arts programme for the First World War centenary, Edinburgh International Festival, Théâtre du Châtelet and Théâtre de la Ville, Kadama...

Trespassing Humanity

Raising funds to support marginalised communities in India with Bhuvana Foundation & Sumanasa Foundation   Read about how to donate on the GoFundMe page here....

Chotto Xenos

World Première: 21 February 2020, DanceEast, Ipswich, UK. We've teamed up with director Sue Buckmaster to reimagine XENOS into a child-friendly production. Interweavi...
(Revival of the 2002 full-length work) World premiere: 28 March 2002, Maison des Arts, Créteil (France) Original tour: 133 shows, 65 venues, 23 countries Revival Premiere...
World premiere: 15 Sept 2011, Curve Theatre, Leicester London premiere: 4 Oct 2011, Sadler's Wells, London Duration: 80 minutes with no interval DESH is a full-length con...

"Twenty years on, it still feels like we're just beginning. It's exhilarating and beautiful to feel this way."

- Farooq Chaudhry

Carnival of Shadows

"Sadler's Wells Theatre has been my dancing home for the last 16 years I hold our longstanding relationship with Alistair and the staff at Sadler's with great respect and grat...

"As in many myths, the female characters are often the unsung heroes, the figures of strength and imagination and endurance. It is their unsung stories in particular that still haunt me today."

- Akram Khan

Until the Lions

World Première: 12 January 2016, Roundhouse, London Last performance: 28 July 2019, Zoumbouleio Megaro, Kalamata   "As in many myths, the female characters are often...

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