Sunday, 9 January 2011
Choreographer : AKRAM KHAN.
'Akram Khan is one of the most acclaimed choreographers of his generation working in Britain today. Born in London into a family of Bangladeshi origin, he began dancing at seven and studied with the renowned kathak dancer and teacher Sri Pratap Pawar.
He began presenting solo performances of his work in the 1990s, maintaining his commitment to classical kathak as well as developing modern work. In August 2000, he launched Akram Khan Dance Company with producer Farooq Chaudhry, which has provided him with a platform for innovation and a diverse range of work through collaboration with artists from other disciplines.'