The Adventures of Mowgli – Flyer

Series nameBeginnings

This is a flyer for the 1984 Academy of Indian Dance production of ‘The Adventures of Mowgli’. This world premier was staged at the Bloomsbury Theatre, Stanley Hall, Lewisham Theatre and the Bhavan Centre in London between 17 – 31 March 1984. The back of the flyer offers a brief summary of the story line and provides a short biography on nine of the dancers performing in the production.

Date of Creation / Publication1984
CreatorAcademy of Indian Dance
Associated Person/ OrganisationRajkumar, Tara
Collection and Reference NumberAkademi Collection (GB 2661 AK)
Catalogue NumberAK/BEG/AM/1
CopyrightThe Creator and/ or associated person or organisation where applicable
Access to originalsThe originals belong to Akademi.
Series notesAkademi: South Asian Dance was known as The Academy of Indian Dance for over 10 years since its establishment in 1979. This grouping, Beginnings, focuses on the first ten years of the organisation (1979-1989) and traces its pioneering work in increasing accessibility to Indian dance and creating a space for Indian dance in contemporary British culture.
Collection notesThe digitised material from the Akademi: South Asian Dance Collection consists of documents and images from the establishment of the company,when it was called the Academy of Indian Dance up to the present time. Also included are flyers,photographs and education material pertaining to various productions,workhshops and seminars.