Big Dance Trafalgar Square 2016, by Akram Khan
Big Dance Trafalgar Square has been the consistent jewel in the London programme since 2006.
Following 4 huge performance events in Trafalgar Square, led by Jeanefer Jean-Charles (2006), Aletta Collins (2008), Wayne McGregor (2012), Rafael Bonachela (2014), this final 2016 edition is created by world-renowned choreographer Akram Khan.
Akram and his Rehearsal Directors, Jennifer Irons and Jose Agudo have worked with a team of Dance Captains and hundreds of participants to create a work unique to the iconic space of Trafalgar Square.
The participants, ranging in age from 14-86 year, from all sorts of backgrounds will take the stage on Saturday 2 July after months of rehearsal and preparation.
Performances will take place during Saturday afternoon.The performance will be live streamed via our Facebook, Twitter and Periscope accounts. For specific performance times, please follow us on social media for updates on the day. Unfortunately, due to security restrictions, we are unable to confirm precise performance times before 2 July.
GOOD LUCK TO THE DANCERS!