Independent Dance Artist & Cultural Producer.
Award-winning Choreographer and Mentor, Jai has achieved acclaim for his dedication to the artform of dance. Named in India Gazette London’s 2017/18 international powerlist of people ‘you should know’ in the UK-India Corridor, Jai was also nominated for the National Diversity Award 2018 for Positive Role Model in the LGBT category.
Jai is the founder of Jai Jashn Dance, an intergenerational community dance organisation that is part of Jaivant Patel Dance. Jai Jashn Dance was recipient of The Queen’s Golden Jubilee Award For Voluntary Service in 2017.
Jai was also announced as Arena Theatre’s first associate artist and in 2016 Jai was recognised as a future leader in dance, having been selected for One Dance UK’s Dancers Mentoring and Choreographers Observerships programme.