A 34 page A4 written practical guide about Amici and their working methods with a foreword by Clement Crisp OBE, anecdotes from Wolfgang Stange. DVD narrated by Sir Ben Kingsley.

“The Magic of Amici is a fascinating film and an invaluable tool for any one working in the creative arts.” Londondance

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The Magic of Amici Resource Pack & DVD £32 inc P&P

Chapters including:

  • The structure of an Amici session
  • Use of music
  • Use of props, words and visual images
  • From workshop to stage
  • Improvisation and the Amici "Magic"

The DVD is a special film celebrating 30 years of Amici, narrated by Sir Ben Kingsley, it shows Amici's amazing history of productions, compiling images from over 250 hours of rarely seen archive footage, including recent interviews with Wolfgang Stange. It also gives a unique insight into the methods that Amici employ in their creation processes and guidelines to workshop practices and works as an accompaniment to the written practical guide.

Produced by Turtle Key Arts
Narrated by Sir Ben Kingsley
Directed by Alan Bowyer
Written text by Janee Hall & Wolfgang Stange
Edited by Shaun Dawson


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The Magic of Amici DVD only

All monies raised from sales of the practical guide and DVD are donated to Amici Dance Theatre Company and will help them continue their weekly classes.

We will post out to any worldwide address, UK and EU delivery within 14 days other regions may take longer.

If you are unhappy with your product in any way we will gladly give you a refund if you return it to us.

Amici gratefully acknowledge the support of Awards for All, D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust, Hammersmith and Fulham Fast Track Scheme, John Lewis Partnership, John Lyon’s Charity & Urban Partnership – Community Chest.

We’re looking for young people to join Young Amici, a new inclusive dance theatre group, run by Amici Dance Theatre Company.

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Young Amici is for those aged 11-25, disabled & non-disabled who are interested in dance & theatre. The classes are FREE, fun, fully inclusive and suitable for all levels of experience.

Young Amici is a chance to meet new people, take part and experience dance through Amici’s unique improvisation techniques and discover the Magic of Amici.


The Dance Studio
Lyric Hammersmith
Lyric Squre
King Street
W6 0QL


4.30pm to 6pm every Wednesday during term time


If you would like to take part or to find out more please email imogen@turtlekeyarts.org.uk or call 020 8964 5060


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Amici Open Workshops at The Lyric, Hammersmith.

Amici regularly get requests from teachers, practitioners, dance students and people of all abilities and levels of experience interested to attend their classes, learn their methods and teaching practices, in response Amici hold “open workshops”, which are open to anyone. A unique opportunity to take part in an Amici Dance Theatre Company workshop run by Wolfgang Stange and Amici members.

Please join the mailing list and we will let you know the dates of future Open Workshops.

The Lyric, Hammersmith (Dance Studio)

£10  Book Tickets at Box Office 020 8741 6850 (Places are limited, early booking is recommended)

“Amici affirms life, creativity and the power of compassion”
Financial Times

“Amici free us from preconceived notions of art and disability - stereotypes are totally subverted and our perception of the power of theatre is not so much challenged as heightened”.
Dance Expression

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Join our mailing list to be kept informed of up-coming Open Workshops.

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Please make a donation to help us put on our 40th Anniversary Show.

Amici will, with your help, perform the full company show AMICI's ONE WORLD at the Lyric Hammersmith, London in May 2020. This time we're keeping it simple, we're only inviting people from all over the world to perform with us and we only want to achieve world peace, please help us in this quest - every penny is appreciated.


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