“Unabashedly emotional” THE GUARDIAN
Ella Mesma Company are a British based dance theatre company who use folk dances in a contemporary context to allow transformation: telling personal and global and stories and connecting to our truest selves. The company strive to undo limiting beliefs, explore healing and celebrate cultural and social identity using dance and theatre.
Our work tends to reflect the diverse backgrounds and experiences of company members. Ella Mesma Company seek to champion a technique and create work which is empowering and inspiring to all audiences, where possible including audience interaction in our work.
With a mix of dance forms, circus and theatre, the work is bold, political and personal.