Mavin Khoo


Mavin Khoo is internationally recognised as a dance artist, teacher, choreographer and artist scholar. His initial training was in Malaysia. He then pursued his training in Bharatanatyam intensively under the legendary dance maestro Padma Shri Adyar K.Lakshman in India. As a contemporary dance artist, he has worked with Wayne McGregor, Akram Khan, Shobana Jeyasingh and many others. Khoo founded mavinkhooDance in 2003. He was Artistic Director of ŻfinMalta Dance Ensemble between 2014 - 2017. He currently maintains his touring work as a mature artist with a focus on solo Bharatanatyam performances and specifically commissioned contemporary duet works. He also worked as rehearsal director for Akram Khan Company productions iTMOi, XENOS, Outwitting the Devil and worked alongside Akram on Giselle (English National Ballet) and Creature (English National Ballet and Opera Ballet Vlaanderen). In 2019, he was appointed Akram Khan Company’s Creative Associate


  • Jungle Book reimagined

    Leipziger Ballett Wed 26.06.2024 | 19:30 | Opernhaus

    Akram Khan Company | Internationales Ballettfestival »Leipzig tanzt!«