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Spread Your Wings

A programme of FREE conversations, masterclasses & weekly sessions which provide a platform for Black dance artists to be celebrated, listened to and supported. In response to the #BlackLivesMatter movement and to celebrate Black History Month, our ‘Spread Your Wings’ programme of events aims to highlight and celebrate the artistic excellence of the African Diaspora, in addition to […] read more

Classes in Bristol Recommence

We will be commencing our World Fusion classes with restricted numbers on Tuesdays at The Island, Bridewell Street/ Nelson Street, Bristol BS1 2PY.New time: 8-9pm. There will be 10 spaces for in- person participants and a Zoom link for everyone else.We are operating in four week blocks PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND WITHOUT EMAIL CONFIRMATION (see […] read more

Refugee Week 15-21 June

For Refugee Week 2020 Movema are celebrating and giving thanks to all people and cultures of the world. Dance is a tool for expression and connection, and there is so much to learn and share with each other. Dancers from the Movema team, alongside trainees from our ‘Chance to Dance’ project share some of their […] read more

Online Activities for Young People

The team behind Movema’s Unlock the Box youth outreach programme – funded by BBC Children In Need and Merseyside Violence Reduction Partnership – have been busy changing their approach to ensure they can still reach out to young people during lockdown. Dance classes for young people aged 13-18! We’ll be dancing online on Saturday mornings 11-12pm!In partnership with Neuro Love. No experience […] read more

Masterclass ONLINE with Rosangela Silvestre and Alysson Bruno

Description: Join us for a weekend of beautiful workshops generously facilitated online from Brazil, connecting us across the world. 30th & 31st May 2020 at 2pm UK Time Each day will comprise a Symbology of Orixa Dance workshop with Rosangela Silvestre continuing with a Storytelling and Musicality of Candomble workshop with Alysson Bruno. Workshops are […] read more

FREE World In A Box Platform

At this time it is more important than ever that we dance, learn, laugh, smile and increase our understanding of the world. With this in mind Movema is offering it’s acclaimed schools resources ‘World in a Box’ on a new online educational platform for FREE to schools, communities and anyone with a passion for dance […] read more

Online Dance Classes

Movema and partner RISE Dance are happy to be hosting some ONLINE World Fusion classes, bringing us all together no matter how far apart we are in location 🙂 TUESDAYS March – August 2020 *Please note Tuesday classes will now be held in parks in Bristol!7pm- 7.45pm BST https://www.facebook.com/events/3093277627363014 FRIDAY April – September 2020 12.30- […] read more

Keep On Dancing

“Dance is my medicine”, as quoted by the great Pearl Primus. In light of the government’s latest advice and guidelines on social distancing in response to COVID-19, we have taken the decision to suspend all Movema classes and face-to-face activities for the time being. The health and safety of our staff, participants, artists and volunteers […] read more

NEW ROLE – Associate Artist

This role is offered by Movema in partnership with Milapfest. Job Description  To realise our vision Movema and Milapfest seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Associate Artist. Working closely with the Movema Co-Directors and team to design, develop and deliver new and current programmes of cultural dance that reflect Movema and Milapfest’s core values.  The post […] read more