Here you will find Kala Sangam news, industry updates and information about upcoming projects, events and opportunities, as well as highlights and achievements. We welcome approaches for guest blogs on the topic of south Asian arts and artists. Please do keep checking back to stay in touch with what’s happening.
On Tuesday 24th October we had lots of fun family activities on for half term. The fun included two showings of the family performance ‘The Magic Fish’ by ATMA Dance, along with a free interactive dance workshop with The Magic Fish themself. This went down a treat as they managed to get children and adults to […]
Marketing Assistant Cat Scott exhibits new collaborative artwork at Light Night Leeds 2017
Outside of her day to day activities at Kala Sangam, our Marketing Assistant – Cat Scott has been busy designing an oscillating sculpture, where she has led a team of collaborators to create her new artwork for Light Night Leeds 2017. In Transition is a new artwork based on research carried out at the University of […]
Kamala Devam, was one of the lucky artists who was awarded with a paid residency and performance for our Artists Takeover and Scratch Night in September 2017. We are excited to announce that Kamala will be performing as The Magic Fish in our family show, by ATMA Dance and Mayuri Boonham on Tuesday 24 October […]
Santosh is a gifted classical Bharatanatyam dancer with many international performances and winner of prestigious awards. Santosh began training under his sister, and father the late Gemini T R Gopalakrishnan Nair (disciple of the legendry Uday Shankar) at the tender age of four. He continued his training with Kalamandiram Shymala Ravindren and Kalakshetra Rekha Sanu […]
New Marketing and Admin Officer (Maternity Cover) joins the Kala Sangam Team
Pritesh Parmar started as our Marketing and Admin Officer (Maternity Cover) at the beginning of September. Pritesh also works under the name Tea and Toast (@teaandtoast) and supports many social enterprises and start-ups in developing their social media and branding. Prior to this, he worked as the Marketing and Communications Manager for EACT and White Rose […]
Alex Croft launches his first season at Kala Sangam!
Where do I start? It’s been a huge pleasure pulling together this, my first programme for Kala Sangam. I hope you’ll find it a season that is both faithful to the roots of this fantastic organisation, but also one that looks to its future. Those of you who are used to coming to Kala Sangam […]