Tag: African

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

Africa Oyé 2019

22 & 23 June 2019 Sefton Park Liverpool The Oyé Village – Oyé Active Zone This year we are celebrating Movema’s 10th Birthday and our 10th year running the Oyé Active Zone!! To celebrate our first decade, we will have performances and workshops for you to enjoy, each day of the festival. Bringing the best African diaspora dance styles for […] read more

Africa Oyé Active Zone 2018

16- 17th June 2018 Sefton Park Liverpool It’s time for another exciting Oyé festival packed with free dance and music workshops. Brought to you by Movema and friends, featuring Juba do Leao, Capoeira For All, Liver Drummers, Afrobeats Liverpool and much more! Workshops and demonstrations will include; Afro-Caribbean, Samba de Roda, Yoga, World Fusion, Salsa […] read more

Rosangela Silvestre Masterclass

Movema are very pleased to announce that we are bringing Rosangela Silvestre, internationally renowned Brazilian dancer, choreographer and teacher to Liverpool for the first time, to deliver a movement an evening of powerful dance with live music from master drummer Alysson Bruno as part of their UK tour 2018. [separator] Liverpool Workshop 21st May 2018. […] read more

Moving Minds at Kuumba Imani

Movema had an amazing day getting people moving at Kuumba Imani with Mary Seacole House in Liverpool for Cultural Appreciation Day. Thanks to LCVS Cohesion Fund United Way for making it possible. See us on Northwest tonight! https://www.facebook.com/Movema/photos/a.712935532067885.1073741838.291146307580145/1602739499754146/?type=3   read more