Tag: event

Halloween Lantern Carnival

SEFTON Park will be alight with magic and mystery tonight for the Hallowe’en Lantern Carnival. 6.30 – 8.30pm Sefton Park, Liverpool.Starts: The Obelisk Monument (Aigburth Drive/ Croxteth Drive). This year Movema community performance group will be dressed as scary fairies and dancing some wicked tribal moves. Hundreds of people from across the city will come […] read more

Cultural Food Feast

On Saturday 12th October Movema community dancers will perform their Afro Fusion dance piece at the Cultural Food Feast as part of Merseyside Black History Month celebrations at The Palm House in Sefton Park, Liverpool. The group will be on stage at 1.15pm. And from 12-6pm there will be a day full of family fun […] read more

World Mental Health Day

Today at 1.30pm Movema will be in Williamson Square in Liverpool to be part of World Mental Health Day. For global mental health education, awareness and advocacy.  This day, each October thousands of supporters come to celebrate this annual awareness program to bring attention to Mental Illness and its major effects on peoples’ life worldwide […] read more

Afro Fusion Classes & Events

Wednesdays  6-7pm. A chance to learn African & Caribbean techniques mixed with commercial and street dance moves over 8 weeks, with opportunities to perform at local and international festivals. The dance classes will now be running in blocks of 8: 11th Sept to 30th Oct – Afro Fusion for Black History Month. Like the Sankofa […] read more

St Helens Summer Streets Festival

There was dancing in the streets of St Helens this weekend! Movema and partners provided a fun afternoon of dance, music and acrobatic performance and workshops for city centre shoppers and community. The programme included Bollywood and Flamenco performances, Movema’s Afro Fusion piece featuring various African Diaspora movement styles and special tricks and flips from […] read more

Workshop at Bristol Harbour Festival

Saturday 27th July 12.30 – 1pm at the Participation Stage, Cathedral Walk (Millennium Square) Bristol Movema are leading their first public festival workshop in Bristol at the Dance Village at Bristol Harbour Festival.  Join Penny, Katie and Claire for a fun, FREE 30 minute trip around the world (suitable for all ages and abilities). Just […] read more

Crowds get active at Oyé

Thousands of people flocked to Sefton Park this weekend for Africa Oyé music and culture festival. Movema dancers entertained the crowds from the main stage and delivered workshops throughout the weekend from the Oyé Active Zone.  Participants of all ages joined our fun sessions including Afro Brazilian and Caribbean dance, Zumba and family fun with […] read more