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Centenary celebrations – booking now open!

We will be celebrating the centenary of BKS Iyengar’s birth with two special events, a led practice and a evening of fantastic entertainment by our students.

 


 

Guruji Centenary 100 Asana Practice

To mark what would have been BKS IYengar’s 100th birhday there will be a 100 Asana Practice led by Marco Cannavo. The practice will be interspersed with readings and poems by or about Guruji. It will not be a taught class and is suitable for members with at least one year’s Iyengar yoga practice.

Friday 14 December
10.00 – 1.30pm
£20 All proceeds will be donated to charities

 


 

Guruji Centenary Celebration Evening

Join us for an early evening of enchanting entertainment provided by our talented students from across the globe to celebrate Guruji’s centenary. Jazz, soul, classical musicians and singers, Tango, Indian dance, African song and Persian storytelling. A wonderful celebration not to be missed!

Saturday 15 December
4pm – 7pm
£15 All proceeds will be donated to charities. Free for children under 12.

PROGRAMME

4 – 5.15pm

Paul Hodgson saxophone and Dominic Ashworth guitar – jazz

Mary Phillips – voice – classical

Hazel Sainsbury voice/guitar

Giulia Bertolin – contemporary dance

Kristyan Robinson voice – traditional, from Zimbabwe

Shorai Robinson – mbira

Shaka Lish – voice – soul

Teo Danciu and Graeme Winestone – Tango

Interval 5.15 – 5.45pm

5.45 – 7pm

Hamm Hongay – Hindi song

Alaric Newcombe – voice/classical

Simon Savage – classical guitar

Zahra Afsah – Persian story telling

Deepa Menon – Kathak, Indian dance

Sudarshan Singh – Tabla