top of page




This unique and pioneering project focuses on the heritage of dance of the African Diaspora in the UK from 1950 to the present and fulfills an ongoing need for a current, coherent archive of Black dance. Funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, in partnership with the University of Bedford and Black Cultural Archives, Brixton.


Photo (c) Kokuma Dance Theatre

King Alfred School 2.jpeg



Follow the link to find out more about our online classes including calypso, reggae and mento dance and music lessons from leading teachers and professionals including Ellen Miller (dance), Kenrick Rowe (drums and percussion), Alan Weekes (guitar), and Mikele Montolli (bass). These classes are supported by the DLUHC via the Windrush Day Grants Scheme and Near Neighbours.

bottom of page