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Southmead Festival

Supported by Bristol Refugee Festival and Arts Council England, Movema artists Keity Pook delivered a series of workshops and rehearsals with Refugee Women of Bristol. During the project the group worked collaboratively to create a dance piece celebrating many cultures and shared experienced, which was then performed to an audience at the Southmead Festival. The […] read more

Partnership with SGREN

Over the last three months, Movema and SGREN (South Gloucestershire Race Equality Network) have been working together on a pilot programme to provide dance workshops to local primary schools in South Gloucestershire.  The objective of the programme is to promote awareness of diverse cultures, connect families from different backgrounds within the local community and build […] read more

One Jam Troupe 2023

Our Bristol team are over the moon to be dancing at three events in a row this summer; Bristol Refugee Festival, St Pauls Carnival and Bristol Pride! This year we’re going big, collaborating with other local dance groups and organisations to create the One Jam Troupe. The troupe is a partnership between Movema’s World Fusion adult […] read more

We’ve been nominated for a National Diversity Award

We are delighted to have been nominated for a National Diversity Award in the Community Organisation Award category for Race, Religion and Faith. The National Diversity Awards celebrate the excellent achievements of grass-roots communities that tackle the issues in today’s society, and we were honoured to be invited to perform at their ceremony last year. […] read more

Artistic Programme Coordinator Bristol

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and knowledgeable person who is passionate about dance and culture to develop and deliver Movema‚Äôs world dance programme in Bristol and South West, focusing on supporting and connecting communities, promoting individual wellbeing and providing growth opportunities for dance practitioners. You will lead (at times in partnership) the […] read more

Artistic Programme Coordinator Liverpool

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and knowledgeable person who is passionate about world dance to continue to develop and deliver our world dance programme, supporting emerging artists, talent development, individual wellbeing and communities. You will lead (at times in partnership) projects across Liverpool including Liferooms, Merseycare (public), our Milap partnerships (education & […] read more

Goodbye to Ithalia

Movema announce that as of 9th May, after 14 years with company, Ithalia Johnson has decided to move on to focus on a new chapter in dance, cultural leadership and ADHD/life coaching. Ithalia has been a passionate and committed member of our team and Movema both recognise and thank Ithalia for her contribution as one […] read more

Chair of the Board of Trustees

Movema is seeking an exceptional candidate to join the board as Chair, to lead our Board of Trustees and guide the organisation through its next exciting stage of development. Chair Recruitment Pack: Chair Recruitment Pack (pdf) Equal Opportunities Form: Complete (Online) Chair Role Description: Chair Role Description (pdf) Role Context Following Ngozi Ikoku stepping down […] read more

Trinity After School Club

Movema Bristol are launching an after school club for children and their families in partnership with The Trinity. The club will take place on Tuesday between May- July 2023 at The Trinity Centre. Each week the sessions will start with a snack provided by Trinity, and a chance for people to chat and register. Followed […] read more

Be part of Global Folk

We’re really excited about our new Global Folk Community Dance Project, taking in part in Liverpool in April! DANCE With us We are inviting you to join us for a series of rehearsals and community co-creation culminating in the chance to perform at Dancing In The Park a day of dance and celebration in Birkenhead […] read more