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ISTD offering Licentiate courses in Kathak.

Start date: 17 Aug 2016

End date: 22 Aug 2016

Time: 10.30 am - 5.30 pm

Price: Courses per day: Members £60; Provisional Members £36; Non-Members £750. Full 10 Course Programme Members £500; Provisional Members £360; Non-Members £650

Venue: ISTD2 Studios, Old Street London

Venue address: 346 Old Street, London, United Kingdom EC1V 9NQ



Phone: +44(0)20 7377 1577

Essential Learning Courses for the Kathak Licentiate Examination - ISTD

For the first time, the ISTD is delighted to offer a comprehensive Kathak course in preparation for taking the Licentiate examination between the 17th and the 22nd August 2016. The 10-day course will be delivered by senior lecturers from the Classical Indian Faculty, providing learners with a detailed insight into the essential knowledge required at this level.

  • Technique and analysis of the vocabulary and exercises for Grades and Vocational Grades
  • Understanding of safe dance practice and contextual study to develop abhinaya

To find out more or book, please contact the Education & Training team on +44 (0)20 7377 1577, or you can email

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