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.
Kala Sangam is delighted to announce that applications are now open for our Artist Takeover 2018! After the success of the programme in 2017 we’re again looking for three artists – could be any artform but we’re primarily looking for musicians or dancers – who need space and support to create, develop and grow. Each […]
FREE Open Bharatanatyam Workshop with Yuva Gati (Centre for Advanced Dance Training)
Join us on Saturday 24th February from 1-3pm for the chance to try the classical Indian dance style – Bharatanatyam for FREE, in this wonderful workshop for 11-18 year olds with Yuva Gati (Centre for Advanced Dance Training). Yuva Gati is a unique national strand of the Centre for Advanced Dance Training programme offering outstanding […]
We’re looking to recruit a group of artists to help us shape the support we offer – could that be you? As Kala Sangam begins to increase the amount of artist support we’re offering we’re looking to bring together a group of artists to help us make sure we’re getting our offer right! Meeting twice a year at our arts centre […]
Educationalist Laiqa Sheikh joins Kala Sangam as our newest Trustee
Laiqa Sheikh is an educationalist and started her career as a teacher in 1982. She has held teaching and management jobs in community arenas, schools, colleges and universities. She has managed many international projects, published in national and international journals and have participated in many research projects. She is currently a visiting lecturer at a University in Finland and also works as an educational consultant. She has been […]
NEW Spring/Summer season – starting in February 2018!
2018 is a hugely significant year for Kala Sangam. Since 1993 this organisation has brought the very best in South Asian arts to the city and throughout our Spring/Summer 2018 season we will be celebrating this – at our 25th Anniversary Gala dinner, with Santoor and Qawaali performances, and in our exhibition space through the […]
The Middleton Corpus move in as our artists-in-residence for the duration of 2018
The Middleton Corpus are a group of contemporary dancers inspired by nature who create a seamless combination of acrobatics and dance, who have moved into Kala Sangam as our Artists-in-residence for the duration of 2018. The Middleton Corpus were in residence for a week-long residency in 2017, where they worked on their new piece Seedling for Hull […]