Author: Penny Caffrey

Lunar New Year 2023

Movema teams in Bristol and Liverpool are preparing to dance at multiple events to celebrate the Lunar New Year.This year hops from Water Tiger to Water Rabbit! Bristol Sunday 29th January 2023, 12pm – Bristol Museum & Arts Gallery.Everybody Dance Now dancers from Filwood Community Centre, Wawa Chen and RISE Youth Dance perform ‘Peacock & […] read more

Administrator & Bookkeeper

Part-time 0.8 FTE To realise our vision, Movema is seeking an enthusiastic Administrator and Bookkeeper to support the team and help to develop our growing activities. They will manage the office administrative processes and financial records, working individually and as part of a team. The Administrator and Bookkeeper will need to be a highly organised […] read more

Bristol Dance Practitioner Recruitment

Movema is seeking experienced and emerging Community Dance Practitioners to join the team and deliver on our community dance projects in the Bristol area. Current Projects Our current work in Bristol includes workshop-based delivery and performance projects with community engagement at the core. Examples include: Movema Bristol Movema’s team in Bristol includes 3 part-time employees […] read more

Chance To Dance Reflection

Chance To Dance is an annual programme, recently running from June 2021 to June 2022, supported by Our Liverpool. The objective was to engage 4 people who have refugee status or are seeking asylum, in oder to help them develop professional skills and become Dance Leaders and ambassadors in their community. What We Achieved Since […] read more

New Partnership for Movema Bristol

Movema is partnering with Trinity, a community arts centre in East Bristol to deliver a year-long dance programme to local schools and community groups.The programme, made possible by support from the Coutts foundation, launches in Autumn 2022, with activities planned throughout 2023 and will work with children, young people and communities whose opportunity to take […] read more

Bristol Refugee Festival 2022

Bringing communities together is what we strive for. Movema Bristol were delighted to partner with the Bean Tree Cafe, Bridges For Communities and South Gloucestershire Race Equality Network to host Celebrate With Me – a celebration of dance and culture, which was part of Bristol Refugee Festival. Huge thanks to all of the performers and […] read more

Trinity Garden Party

The Movema Bristol team are so happy to mark our new partnership with Trinity Community Arts by delivering three workshops as part of The Garden Party: Revolution Sounds at The Trinity Centre this weekend. Based on the themes ‘Dances of Resistance’ we ran inclusive workshops enjoyed by people of different life experiences.Flamenco facilitated by Penny […] read more