Tag: Liverpool

Covid Statement

Throughout the pandemic, Movema has taken a low-risk approach in keeping our team, participants and audiences safe. Whilst our staff have worked hard to deliver our classes and projects successfully online over the past year, we recognise the value of our communities reconnecting physically. In the coming months, we will be working as a team […] read more

New Fitness Factory Classes

Announcing an exciting new partnership with the Invisible Wind Factory Rollerdrome!! Movema will be one of the new collaborators at the Fitness Factory, which melds getting fit and feeling good, with the high-tech, artistic, immersive experiences that the IWF Team is known for! We’ll be commencing with Undulating Rhythms African Dance with Ithalia Forel and Wild […] read more

Taking Flight in Liverpool Centre

Saturday was an incredible day of walkabouts performances of our #TakingFlight birds across Liverpool City with @culture_liverpool Without Walls! ⭐ The Phoenix, Sankofa Bird, Liver Bird and Peacock took to the streets to wow audiences along Castle Street! Inspired by themes of migration and journeys shared by the communities we engage with. More to come from this […] read more

Undulating Rhythms

Exciting new African Dance class with live drummer! Director Ithalia will be teaching a face to face dance class Undulating Rhythms accompanied by Felix Ngindu. The sessions run on Tuesdays 6.30- 7.30pm at The Invisible Wind Factory, Liverpool. Taster Session Tuesday 13 July 2021. Six week course commences 3rd August 2021. Feel the heat of […] read more

Trainee Diverse Dance Practitioner

Movema are working together with the Governments Kickstart Scheme to create 6-month job placements for young people who are currently on Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment. The job placements are aimed at supporting the participants to develop the skills and experience they need to find permanent work after completing the scheme. Application Process Eligibility:  Please […] read more

‘Migration’ Dance Film

Movema & Unlock the Box are proud to present ‘Migration’: a collaborative dance film created by our community youth dancers & professional performers, filmed in several locations across Liverpool in December 2020. This project saw youth dancers explore themes of migration, citizenship & belonging through #WorldDance, where they learned about four mythical birds from around […] 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

Online Activities for Young People

The team behind Movema’s Unlock the Box youth outreach programme – funded by BBC Children In Need and Merseyside Violence Reduction Partnership – have been busy changing their approach to ensure they can still reach out to young people during lockdown. Dance classes for young people aged 13-18! We’ll be dancing online on Saturday mornings 11-12pm!In partnership with Neuro Love. No experience […] 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

NEW ROLE – Associate Artist

This role is offered by Movema in partnership with Milapfest. Job Description  To realise our vision Movema and Milapfest seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Associate Artist. Working closely with the Movema Co-Directors and team to design, develop and deliver new and current programmes of cultural dance that reflect Movema and Milapfest’s core values.  The post […] read more