“Dance at its most physical and most sensual.” Lilia Prier-Tisdale

Ella Mesma Company are a British based dance theatre company who use folk dances in a contemporary context to tell personal and global and stories. Our work tends to reflect the diverse backgrounds and experiences of company members. The company strive to undo limiting beliefs and explore and celebrate cultural and social identity using dance and theatre. Ella Mesma Company seek to champion a technique and create work which is empowering and inspiring to all audiences. With a mix of dance forms and theatre, the work is bold, political and personal.