Notable work Murmur / Inked
|Occupation Dancer, Choregrapher|
Dance performance aakash odedra tedxleicester
Aakash Odedra is a British dancer and choreographer of Indian origin. He formed Aakash Odedra Compary in 2011.
He was born in Birmingham and was diagnosed with dyslexia at an early age.
He is trained in classical Indian dance forms Kathak and Bharat Natyam.
In 2009, he gave a solo performance titled "Maati Re", choreographed by Kumudini Lakhia. In 2010, he gave a duet performance with Sanjukta Sinha and this was choreographed by Kumudini Lakhia as well.
After the formation of his company, his debut project, Rising (2011) won many international awards.
In October 2014, he performed at TED, in a performance titled "A dance in a hurricane of paper, wind and light". The performance received a standing ovation.