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Black History Month

Spread Your Wings Spread your wings is a programme that Movema designed in response to the Black Lives Matter movement 2020, a response to create a platform for black communities and dance artists to be celebrated, listened to and supported. With the ambition of creating and developing channels of communication for ongoing support, networking and […] read more

Africa Oyé Family Day

Chamajama: Africa Oyé family party Sunday 12th September 2021 at District & Yard, Liverpool. There are TWO FREE PARTIES throughout the day. The first will be held 12pm – 3pm, and the second 4pm – 7pm. (Doors 15 mins before). This event is FREE, however to guarantee yourself entry make sure you grab a ticket: […] read more

Everybody Dance Now – Filwood Project

Everybody Dance Now is a partnership between  Movema, Rise Youth Dance and Filwood Community Centre in Knowle West, Bristol. The project aims were getting the community active, making new connections, building new skills, whilst encouraging positivity and pride in the local area. The project was one of four ‘Dance Connects’ artist residencies awarded by Bristol Dance Futures and […] read more

Covid Statement

Throughout the pandemic, Movema has taken a low-risk approach in keeping our team, participants and audiences safe. Whilst our staff have worked hard to deliver our classes and projects successfully online over the past year, we recognise the value of our communities reconnecting physically. In the coming months, we will be working as a team […] read more

New Fitness Factory Classes

Announcing an exciting new partnership with the Invisible Wind Factory Rollerdrome!! Movema will be one of the new collaborators at the Fitness Factory, which melds getting fit and feeling good, with the high-tech, artistic, immersive experiences that the IWF Team is known for! We’ll be commencing with Undulating Rhythms African Dance with Ithalia Forel and Wild […] read more

Taking Flight in Liverpool Centre

Saturday was an incredible day of walkabouts performances of our #TakingFlight birds across Liverpool City with @culture_liverpool Without Walls! ⭐ The Phoenix, Sankofa Bird, Liver Bird and Peacock took to the streets to wow audiences along Castle Street! Inspired by themes of migration and journeys shared by the communities we engage with. More to come from this […] read more

Summer Dance at Filwood

Everybody Dance Now is a dance residency at Filwood Community Centre with Movema and Rise Youth Dance.  As part of the programme, we are running a series of free workshops during the summer, leading to a carnival performance on Saturday 7th August as part of Filwood Community Market! We welcome people of all abilities to join us for some fun, uplifting dance […] read more

Undulating Rhythms

Exciting new African Dance class with live drummer! Director Ithalia will be teaching a face to face dance class Undulating Rhythms accompanied by Felix Ngindu. The sessions run on Tuesdays 6.30- 7.30pm at The Invisible Wind Factory, Liverpool. Taster Session Tuesday 13 July 2021. Six week course commences 3rd August 2021. Feel the heat of […] read more