Tag: Bristol

Put a bit of BLING in your day!

Calling for video submissions for our Knowle West Bling music video!! In Bristol, Movema and partners Rise YouthDance have been awarded a Dance Connects Residency by Bristol Dance Futures, and are working with Filwood Community Centre & their Filwood Fantastic programme to bring some ‘dance happenings’ to the local area and online! The first part […] read more

New World Fusion Class

World Dance Wednesdays are returning to Movema’s timetable!Starting on 13th January 2021 from 6-7pm. Commencing classes online via ZOOM and moving to in-person classes in Liverpool as soon as possible dependent on local tier restrictions and attendee numbers. Styles include Bollywood, Salsa, Caribbean dance, Latin and more. Booking is required! Attendees will need to register […] 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

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

St Paul’s Carnival Bristol

6 July 2019 St Paul’s Bristol This year Liverpool Movema directors will be joining Penny for Carnival in Bristol!! The Bloco of 80 people will be made up of; three adult dance groups from Bristol’s World Fusion class run by Movema and RISE, Funk Supreme and Bruk out as well as a team of fantastic […] 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

After School Club Perform

Penny and Adele from Movema are so proud of the Southville Primary after school club KS1 children who performed at Stages at Bristol Colston Hall this weekend. They chose the music ‘Nachange Saari Raat’ and not only learned some wonderful Indian and Bollywood moves but also choreographed some too. The group will also be performing […] read more

Bristol Harbour Festival

17th July 2016 Bristol City Centre Penny from Movema and Helen from RISE are pleased to be bringing their World Fusion community group to Bristol Harbour Festival to perform at the Dance Village alongside some amazing UK and international performers. The World Fusion dancers attend our weekly adult class on Tuesdays 7.30pm at The Island […] read more

Forro Festival

As part of Movema’s artistic development supported by Arts Council England, Penny attended the London Forro Festival (March 2016). Not only did she get the opportunity to build her Brazilian Forro skills but also did workshops in Samba de Gafieira and Frevo! And she has shared this with her World Fusion class in Bristol with […] read more

Chinese New Year

This weekend Movema are celebrating in both Liverpool and Bristol with exciting dance performances and workshops inspired by Chinese Arts and the Year of the Monkey! [separator] Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, Park Street. Saturday 6th Feb: 3.20- 4.20pm Movema Chinese Fusion performance of San Jiao and workshop Sunday 7th Feb: 3.05 -4.05 Movema Chinese […] read more