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YUVA Youth Dance Competition and Platform

Deadline: 29 Apr 2016

Company: Akademi


Phone: 02076913210


Alchemy’s YUVA in collaboration with South Asian Dance Alliance.*

YUVA returns to Alchemy for the fifth year in a vibrant showcase of the best South Asian youth dance from across the country. This year will be bigger than ever including a celebratory youth dance platform and competition.


YUVA Youth Dance Competition
Presented by Southbank Centre and Akademi
11am – 1pm

Developing last year’s competition model, this year will give some of the UK’s more senior students and those on the verge of professional careers (aged 16 – 25) an opportunity to perform their work in front of a panel of expert judges. Categories include: Age 16 – 20 Solos, Age 21 – 25 Solos, Age 16 – 25 Groups.

YUVA Youth Dance Competition – 16 – 25 application form
Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Email for more information.
Deadline for applications is the 29th of April 2016.


YUVA Youth Dance Platform
Presented in partnership with South Asian Dance Alliance (SADAA)*
2pm – 6pm

YUVA Youth Dance Platform offers the opportunity for individuals and groups aged 15 and under to perform. Open to all dance styles with a South Asian influence, be it hip hop, contemporary or classical, YUVA 2016 welcomes applications from across the country.

Email to request an application form and equal opportunities form.


* South Asian Dance Alliance includes Akademi, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Chaturangan, Centre for Indian Dance, Kadam, Gem Arts, Kala Sangam, Milapfest, Sampad, SAA UK.