We are currently touring internationally and teaching classes throughout the Midlands and London.
Shiamak Midlands Dance Classes
1 Sep 2019 - 30 Nov 2019
Performance based bollywood dance classes throughout the year at venues in Birmingham, Coventry, Leicester, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Nottingham and Wellingborough. Learn from our Shiamak Midlands instructors, Nikhil Kapoor and Dhrumil Soni.
Shiamak London Dance Classes
4 Sep 2019 - 30 Nov 2019
Performance based Bollywood dance classes throughout the year at venues in Central London, Dartford, Harrow, Ilford, Southall and Wembley. Learn from our Shiamak London instructors, Supriya and Louckik.
15 Nov 2019, 9pm Teatro Ferrari, Padova Italy
This touching production delivers a soaring tribute to all people whose stories have not yet been ‘hashtagged’ and whose freedom of movement, speech, religion or liberty remains at stake. Set against a powerful soundtrack, #JeSuis was born from the belief that our ability to speak out and stand together will see us through to brighter times.
3 Dec 2019, 8pm Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, San Diego
Aakash Odedra performs solos choreographed by Russell Maliphant, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Akram Khan and himself and features lighting by Michael Hulls and Willy Cessa. Each solo uses Aakash’s background in kathak and bharatanatyam to create a distinct flavour of contemporary dance.
21 Jan 2020 The Arts Centre, Edge Hill University, Ormskirk
Murmur 2.0 is a new iteration of Aakash’s hugely moving show Murmur on which he collaborated with Ars Electronica Futurelab and Lewis Major. In their collaborative work, Aakash explores how the misconceptions of dyslexia can be revealed through visual design, light, sound, movement.
Samsara – World Premiere
5 Mar 2020 - 7 Mar 2020, 7.30pm, 2.30pm (7 March only) Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
The world premiere of Samsara takes place at Asia TOPA in 2020. Created and performed by international dance artists Aakash Odedra (UK/India) and Hu Shenyuan (China), Samsara merges mythological storytelling with personal experience.
20 May 2020 - 21 May 2020 The Quarterhouse, Folkestone
Echoes is an exhilarating, high-octane Kathak dance experience which explores our relationships with our ancestors. The piece is choreographed by Kathak icon, Aditi Mangaldas, who is renowned for her artistry, energy and for breaking new ground, adding a contemporary twist to this stunning form of Indian dance.