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Guadalajara 2019 ISPA Congress - Farooq Chaudhry
Congress Theme - The Strength Within Us
Farooq Chaudhry

Farooq Chaudhry

Co-founder and Producer - Co fundador y productor
Akram Khan Dance Company
United Kingdom - Reino Unido


English Farooq Chaudhry, co-founder and producer of Akram Khan Company, plays a key role in forming innovative business models to support Akram Khan’s artistic ambitions and offering creative support during the development of Khan's projects. The French Ministry of Foreign Affairs acknowledged Chaudhry in a list of the world's top hundred cultural actors and entrepreneurs in 2008. Chaudhry also produced for China’s national dance icon, Yang Liping and English National Ballet, and was awarded an honorary doctorate from De Montfort University for his services to dance. In 2018 Chaudhry became the Course consultant for the new MA Dance Producing and Management at London Studio Centre. In Sept 2018 Chaudhry became the Co-Artistic Director of PECDA (Prakriti Excellence in Contemporary Dance Awards) in India. In 2019, Chaudhry was awarded an OBE for his services to Dance and Dance Production.

 Español Farooq Chaudhry, cofundador y productor de Akram Khan Company, desempeña un papel clave en la formación de modelos empresariales innovadores para respaldar las ambiciones artísticas de Akram Khan y ofrece apoyo creativo durante el desarrollo de los proyectos de Khan. El Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores de Francia reconoció a Chaudhry en una lista de los cien actores culturales y empresarios más importantes del mundo en 2008. Chaudhry también produjo para el ícono de la danza nacional china Yang Liping y el Ballet Nacional Inglés y recibió un doctorado honorario de la Universidad De Montfort por sus servicios. bailar. En 2018, Chaudhry se convirtió en el consultor del curso para el nuevo MA Dance Producing and Management en London Studio Center. En septiembre de 2018, Chaudhry se convirtió en el Director Coartístico de PECDA (Prakriti Excellence in Contemporary Dance Awards) en India. En 2019, Chaudhry recibió un OBE por sus servicios a la producción de danza y danza.

Photo: Maya Almeida Araujo

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