Milton Lopes won the Best Actor Award with his first participation in a feature film, the award wining The Dauphin. He was born in Cape Verde Islands and grew up in Portugal where he worked as an actor in various TV Series, Theatre Shows and Feature Films. He recently played John “The Savage” in Aldous […]

HipHop Almanac 2020

Ella was born in Canterbury and grew up in Bristol; she trained at Laban and London Contemporary Dance School and studied politics at Leeds University. Performance credits include Russell Maliphant, Lea Anderson and the 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony. She has been resident at Casa Latin American Festival, Associate Artist at Dance City, a Slate World […]

SPOTLIGHT on Toni Stuart: poet

Whilst I was in Capetown, I regularly attended flamenco classes with the wonderful La Tanya of Solo Flamenco with Toni Stuart. Toni was interviewed by La Tanya and we were supported by many wonderful Flamenco dancers at the show. Below is Tanya’s interview. Read the original article at I would normally interview people who […]

June Newsletter

        View this email in your browser   Dear Amazing Humans, Below is my latest newsletter in which I tell you about all things Ella Mesma Company (including Papyllon in South Africa, the last Ladylike show at Dance City in Newcastle and the Roots of Rumba UK tour! Thank you for your time reading this and […]