Tag: Artist Development

Wildfire Rising end of project

We are celebrating the second year of Wildfire Rising, an artist development programme that remove barriers of inequality by investing in and supporting Global Majority dance artists.   The project was led in collaboration with Cheshire Dance & funded by Arts Council England. The Wildfire Rising Associate Artists on the 2022-23 Year 2 programme are: Ruth […] read more

Wildfire Rising Year 2

Movema and partners Cheshire Dance are excited to announce The Wildfire Rising Programme year two, an associate artist development programme that aims to remove barriers of inequality by investing in Global Majority dance artists in the northwest. This year the organisations will focus on deepening our impact by creating time and space for mental well-being, […] read more

Artist Development Programme

Between March and May 2022, Movema delivered an Artist Development programme engaging with members of the local community to up-skill as community dance artists. Supported by LCVS. The programme specifically targeted: unemployed persons, single-parent families, persons from the global majority, people with disabilities &/or mental health difficulties, and women. The project delivered a structured programme […] read more

Wildfire Rising Year 1

The first year of the programme recruited three North West based dance artists, who took part in paid, bespoke professional development and reflection as well as receiving a commission with support, to develop their own dance work.  About the programme Wildfire Rising is made up of three elements: 1. Bespoke Artist Development support: Cheshire Dance […] read more