Calendar

    • UPCOMING SHOWS AND EVENTS

    • PREVIOUS PERFORMANCES

      • 3rd November 2018, We Created Our Life (Following on from She Created Her Life)
      • 4th November 2018, HOME at The Place https://www.facebook.com/events/327161364499891/
      • 15th September 2018, Roots of Rumba London Afterparty, Costs: free to ticket holders or £5, Times: 9.30pm onwards, Richmix, London, E1 6LA, Book: https://www.richmix.org.uk/events/dance/roots-rumba-after-party-0
      • 15th September 2018, Roots of Rumba London Performance, Costs: Full day and evening ticket (11am – Close): £15 full / £12 concessions, Performance only: £12 / £10 concessions, Times: 7.30pm, Richmix, London, E1 6LA, Book: https://www.richmix.org.uk/events/dance/roots-rumba-evening-only
      • 15th September 2018 Roots of Rumba London Workshops:
      • 10.00 – 11.00 Samba Masterclass with Orquidea Lima Felgueiras
      • 11.00-12.30 Ella Mesma Company Class
      • 12.30- 14.00 Rumba Masterclass with Luanda Pau
      • 14.00-15.00 Lunchtime Talk (Pay as you feel: Speakers will be dedicating their time to give you a historic talk: Bring your lunch and your questions: Subject The Roots of Samba with Xavier Osmir)
      • 15.00- 16.30 Orisha Masterclass with Miguel Gonzalez
      • 16.30- 17.30 Kizomba Connection Class with Iris De Brito
      • Venue: Richmix, London, E1 6LA, Book: https://www.richmix.org.uk/events/dance/roots-rumba-joint-ticket-day-evening
      • 11th September, Roots of Rumba CPD day (Invite only), Richmix, London
      • 5 & 9th September 2018,Papyllon, Open Book Festival, Capetown, South Africa
      • 2nd September, Papyllon, Live Art festival (ICA), Capetown, South Africa
      • 20th July 2018, Roots of Rumba Leeds Performance, Costs: Adults: £9.50 + booking fee*, Children £6.50 + booking fee*, Times: 6.30-7.15pm Rumba taster. 8pm Show, Yorkshire Dance Centre, 3 St Peter’s Square, Leeds LS9 8AH, Book Tickets: Roots of Rumba at Yorkshire Dance 
      • 20th July 2018, Roots of Rumba Leeds Afterparty (with the world renowned DJ Lubi), Costs: Free Entry, Times: From 9pm till late, The Wardrobe, Leeds LS9 8AH
      • 8th July 2018, Roots Of Rumba : Horniman Museum, London, Costs: Free. Times: 2.45pm
      • 7th July 2018, Roots of Rumba Northwich, Costs: Adults: £9.50 + booking fee*, Children £6.50 + booking fee*, Workshops Times: Pop up workshops throughout the daytime, Performance Times: 7.30pm, Lion Salt Works, Northwich CW9 6ES Book Tickets: Roots of Rumba at Lion Salt Works Roots of Rumba Northwich: Book via Cheshire Dance
      • 6th July 2018, Roots of Rumba Bristol, Costs: £12-£10, Workshop Times: 6pm onwards, Performance Times: 7.30pm, Trinity Centre, Bristol,BS2 0NW. Book Tickets: Trinity Community Arts
      • 13th July 2018, Roots of Rumba Newcastle CPD Day, Costs: By application only, Times: 9.30-5pm, Dance City,Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4BR,
      • 13th July 2018, Roots of Rumba Newcastle After Party (with the world renowned Selectorchico TM and a free dance class) Costs: Pay as you feel, Times: from 9.30 pm till late, Kommunity, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6BH
      • 12th July 2018, Ladylike (An Evening with Ella Mesma), Costs: Adults: £9.50,Students & under 18s: £8.00, Times: DJ (Selectorchico TM) & activities 6.30pm performance 7.30pm, Dance City, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4BR, Tickets: An Evening with Ella Mesma: Dance City
      • 23rd June 2018, Papyllon (Collabo) (extracts), Costs: £8, Circomedia, Bristol, BS2 8SJ. Book Tickets: Collabo by Avant Garde Dance Company,
      • 21st April 2018, She created her life, Richmix, London, E1 6LA
      • 10th May, 2018, Papyllon and Foreign Bodies (extracts) (Autograph: Lets Dance International Frontiers), Curve theatre, RR2,  Leicester
      • 24th March 2018, Ladylike, Trinity Centre: Bristol, Trinity Centre, Bristol,BS2 0NW
      • 14 & 15th March 2018, Ladylike (VAULT Festival), The subterranean vaults (beneath WaterlooStation, London)
      • 2nd February 2018, Sampled, Sadler’s Wells, London
      • 26th January 2018, Inquiring Bodies, Chester University, Chester
      • 19th November 2018, Ladylike (WOW) (extracts) Kala Sangam, Bradford
      • 20th January 2018, Ladylike, (WIDL) (extracts), NYU Tisch, New York City
      • 9th November 2017, Ladylike, Chester University, Chester
      • 2nd November 2017, Ladylike (Festival of sex Love and Death), Pleasance Theatre, London, 2nd November 2017
      • 28th September 2017, Foreign Bodies (Dance Edits)(extracts), Dance City, Newcastle,
      • 21st July 2017, Foreign Bodies (Scratch Dat) (extracts), Richmix, London
      • 2nd July 2017, Ladylike (Offbeat Festival), The Old Fire Station, Oxford,
      • 8th June 2017, Guerreras (Wild Card), Lilian Baylis Theatre, Sadler’s Wells, London PREMIERE OF LADYLIKE
      • May 26th 2017, Ladylike (Harambee Pasadia), Durham
      • 4th May 2017, Papyllon (Signatures) (extracts), The Curve Theatre, Leicester
      • 28th April 2017, Papyllon (Gateshead International Festival), Gateshead
      • 23rd March 2017, Papyllon (Associate Artists Double Bill), Dance City, Newcastle
      • 21st February 2017, Papyllon (Moving Frontiers) (extracts) Middlesbrough
      • October 28th 2016, Ladylike, Richmix Theatre, London,
      • October 14th 2016, Ladylike, (extracts) Redbridge Drama Centre, London
      • September 15th 2016, Ladylike (Season Launch) (extracts), Dance City, Newcastle,
      • May 18th 2016, Orixás, The Chelsea Theatre, London
      • May 17th 2016, Ladylike (The Bench Conference) (extracts), Hippodrome, Birmingham
      • April 8th & 9th 2016, Roots of Rumba, Richmix, London
      • March 27th 2016, Ladylike (Rise) (extracts), Circomedia, Bristol
      • March 5th 2016, Ladylike (Friday Firsts) (extracts), Yorkshire Dance, Leeds
      • May 16th 2015, Orixás, Chelsea Theatre
      • April 11th 2015, Roots Of Rumba, Richmix, London
      • 14th March 2015, Orixás (Rise), Circomedia, Bristol
      • 5th March 2015, Orixás (Friday Firsts), Yorkshire Dance Centre, Leeds
      • 6th February 2015, Evol (Sketch), Northern School of Contemporary Dance
      • 10th January 2015, Orixás (Resolutions), The Place