Carrying that vital spark of originality Graham Watts (Chairman of Critics’ Circle Dance Section UK)

Unabashedly emotional Sanjoy Roy, The Guardian

Ella Mesma has worked with dance, poetry, theatre, paint and circus to explore identity and transformation.

Her work is intricately layered in meaning and uses folkloric dance forms in a contemporary context.

She has created work with a number of leading arts organisations including Sadler’s Wells, Dance City and Serendipity. Ella Mesma is currently an Associate Artist at The Trinity centre in Bristol, resident at Pervasive Media Studio and is supported by Metal.