The three years at [Trinity] Laban enabled me to look at dance through a wide lens. My ongoing work as a maker and administrator of dance directly stems from the awareness I developed at [Trinity] Laban about making, performing, teaching and viewing being dimensions of one practice.Mandeep Raikhy
Mandeep Raikhy graduated in 2005 after completing a BA (Hons) Dance. After graduating he joined Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company and was a company member for four years. Now based in India, Mandeep creates his own work and is the Managing Director of Gati Dance Forum which aims to promote contemporary dance in India. It provides a range of activities including professional classes, a summer residency school, events and a festival of contemporary dance called IGNITE! Gati Dance Forum is working with Independent Dance (UK) on a joint development initiative to develop contemporary independent dance practice in India and the UK through artistic exchange.