Akram Hossain KHAN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1974-07-29
Education Rutlish HS Merton Park, Prayag Sangeet Samati (Dance Bd of India, Sr Dip), De Montfort Univ (BA), Northern Sch of Contemporary Dance Leeds (BPA)
Publications N/A
Recreations singing, playing the guitar
Clubs N/A
Style Akram Khan, Esq, MBE
Career choreographer and dancer; teacher: Bangladesh Centre London 1986, Leicester Cncl 1994-95, Merton Adult Inst London 1992-, Acad of Indian Dance London 1994-96, Wakefield Arts Centre 1996; Jonathan Burrows Co: Freiburg Residency 1998, Kevin Volans Evening 1999; choreographer in residence Royal Festival Hall 2001-03, assoc artist Royal Festival Hall 2003-, assoc artist Sadler's Wells Theatre 2005-; Hon Dr Arts De Montfort University 2004; >ir< nat performances incl: Bangladesh Festival (Cwlth Inst) 1983-86, Bangladesh Festival of Freedom London 1984-86, Ora Kadam Ali (Cwlth Inst) 1985, Makhon Churi-Krishna (Trevini Co) 1985, Jungle Book (Br Arts Cncl, touring) 1984-85, Treveni Co 1986, Round House 1986, Mahabharata (RSC, world tour) 1988, solo performance tour 1992, solo performance (Cwlth Inst and Bhavan) 1992, Treveni (tour) 1992, Merton Festival 1993-95, vision prodn (The Place Theatre) 1995, Indian Dance Festival (Phoenix Theatre) 1995, Homage to the Four Tops (Glasgow Festival) 1996, Dance Umbrella Festival (Cochrane Theatre) 1996, X-10-DED (Woking Dance Umbrella) 1996, Ross-on-Wye Int Festival 1997, Purush (Birmingham) 1997, Watermans Arts Centre 1998, Interface (Interface Festival) 1998, Choreolab 1999, Per4mance (short film) 1999, Saint (CADMAD Cardiff) 1999, Desert Steps (QEH London) 1999, Saint (Greenwich and Docklands Int Festival) 1999, No Male Egos (Purcell Room London) 1999, Loose in Flight 2000, Fix 2000, Rush 2000 (added to A-level syllabus 2004), Related Rocks 2001, kaash 2002, ma 2004, zero degrees (Sadler's Wells) 2005 (nominated Best New Dance Prodn Laurence Olivier Awards 2006), sacred monsters 2006, variations for vibes, strings & pianos 2006; int performances incl: Mahabharata (int tour) 1987-89, solo performance (India and Bangladesh) 1990, Lucknow and TV interview (Bombay) 1993, solo performance (Divya Drishti Indian TV), vision prodn Bangladesh 1995, X-10-DED (Oriental Festival Germany) 1997; >ir< Jerwood Choreography Award 1999, Outstanding Newcomer to Dance Dance Critics Circle 2000, Outstanding Newcomer Time Out Live Award 2001, Best Choreography (modern section) Critics' Circle National Dance Awards 2003, Most Promising Newcomer in Dance International Movimentos Tanzpreis Berlin 2004, Outstanding Male or Female Artist (modern) Critics' Circle National Dance Awards 2005, South Bank Show Dance Award 2005 (nominated 2000)
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