Tag: Black History Month

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

Now Northwich Festival

5th October Norwich Town Centre Movema dancers are looking forward to performing with our friends Juba do Leão again in October! Thanks to Cheshire Dance for commissioning this exciting collaboration development! Discover Juba do Leão and Movema – an inspiring show of high energy and vibrant dance immersed in jaw-dropping, base booming and snare slicing sound. The collaborative performance between these two fantastic […] read more

Grand Opening

Movema World Dance Studios grand Opening and 7th Birthday Fiesta! Friends and new friends came along to this free fun-filled day including dance performances, workshops, activities for the family and live music. Profits from the day are being sent to local charities in Haiti supporting young people. For the full line-up see our Facebook event […] read more

Afro Fusion Classes

Afro Fusion Dance Classes and performances are back! Learn and perform with Movema in fun and energetic classes inspired by dances from the African Diaspora. Classes take place 6-7pm every Wednesday from 10th September to 29th October. Classes are a new exciting mix of African, Caribbean and HipHop/Street Dance taught by Ithalia Forel at The […] read more

Bend Down Low

Movema’s emerging artists James and Taps will be performing their Afro Fusion duet at MDI’s (Merseyside Dance Initiative) Bend Down Low event: Saturday 16 November 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm The Florrie, 377 Mill Street, Liverpool, L8 4RF, Merseyside £5 Bend Down Low is MDI’s annual African and Caribbean-inspired community dance showcase, featuring performances from […] read more

Award Winners!

We are delighted to have won the Arts and Media Award 2014 at Merseyside Black History Month Group’s Black Achievers Awards! Thanks to everyone who nominated and supported us and everyone who works with us, all of our volunteers and participants.  We are pleased to accept this on behalf of all of of you wonderful […] read more