Come join us for Day 2 of our festival! Take part in fun interactive movement workshops and hear insightful guest speakers on global issues
About this Event
Saturday August 17th is our day of fun movement workshops and captivating talks. Each workshop is teamed with a 15 minute inspiring talk on global issues. A day ticket gives you access to everything!
This forms the second part of our 2 day Impact Festival – a big bonanza of arts and ethics to celebrate our beautiful planet earth!
To check out the first part of the festival – our Performance and Social night of live shows, DJ, ethical stalls and more – please visit: https://impactfestival.co.uk/
Our confirmed workshops for Saturday 17th August so far are….
Capoeira with Professor Guerreiro
Challenge yourself to experience the incredibly exciting world of capoeira!
Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian Martial Art that is rich in culture. This thrilling discipline incorporates music, dance and acrobatic movements; a full workout that is great for the body, mind and soul.
Professor Guerreiro (‘warrior’ in English) is an exceptionally talented capoeirista and experienced teacher, who has travelled the world learning and sharing his knowledge.
Brazilian Samba with Ella Mesma
From Rio carnival to London, come and experience the joy of samba!
Taught by Ella Mesma, a spectacular dancer who has travelled all over the world with her work, and has even held the prestigious title of Rainha de Bateria (Queen of Drums) for the London School of Samba.Her credits include Russell Maliphant Company, Lea Anderson, Olympics Opening Ceremony, Sadler’s Wells, Women in Dance Leadership Conference NYC and many more.
Hip Hop with Myself UK Dance
Get your groove on with one of the UK’s pioneering hip hop companies!
Myself UK Dance, headed by Kloe Dean (Blaze, Boy Blue Entertainment) will put you through your funky paces in an upbeat, high energy class.
Their credits include Got To Dance, Ladies Of Hip Hop NYC, The Olivier Awards, The Fed Cup Women’s Tennis Opening, Breakin Convention at Sadlers Wells Theatre, Hip Hop International Championships in Las Vegas and Nike.
More teachers and speakers to be announced!
All food and drinks are 100% vegan.
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This event has full wheelchair access. Guests with additional needs are more than welcome to be assisted by HarmonyDance – an inclusive dance teaching provider – who will be on hand for all workshops. Drop us an email at [email protected] if you would like to discuss this any further, we’ll be happy to help out!