Sampad - Latest Posts for Latest stories Welcome to sampad’s latest stories and news. Here you will find a wide range of up to date information for your interest. Please feel free to comment on any articles you see! en-gb Thu, 26 May 2016 11:57:50 +0100 Thu, 26 May 2016 11:57:50 +0100 Nahid Siddiqui and Sonia Sabri recognised at at the Eastern Eye Arts, Culture & Theatre Awards. Two of the finest talents in our region were recognised at the Eastern Eye Arts, Culture & Theatre Awards recently. Nahid Siddiqui and Sonia Sabri – both long-time friends and associates of Sampad – were commended for their outstanding contribution to dance. Sonia Sabri received the Eastern Eye Award for Dance for her solo kathak work and Nahid Siddiqui received the Eastern Eye Editor’s Special Award. Many congratulations Sonia and Nahid! For a full list of winners, visit www.easte... Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 +0100 Trail-blazing arts summit Navadisha 2016 all set to steer British Asian dance in new directions. Navadisha 2016 will fire up debates around future directions for British Asian dance, its place within the UK’s cultural cosmos and its changing audiences Keynote speakers are internationally-acclaimed British Asian dancers & choreographers Akram Khan MBE, Shobana Jeyasingh MBE and Mavin Khoo The summit will also be significant and topical for artists, agencies, organisations, policymakers & funders from the wider UK arts sector It takes place 20-22 May at mac Birmingham The ... Tue, 10 May 2016 00:00:00 +0100