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Wildfire Rising is an associate artist programme that aims to remove barriers of inequality by investing in and supporting dance artists from African, South Asian, East Asian and South East Asian diasporas to make way for the rising of their artistry, representation and development.
Through ‘Wildfire Rising’ Cheshire Dance and Movema and are committed to:
Year 1 Evaluation
The first year of Wildfire Rising ran from April 21 to June 2022, supporting 3 Global Majority artists. To read a review and recommendations by Inc Arts UK on the Wildfire Rising Associate Artist Year 1 Programme, please click here. To view a complete Evaluation Summary Report for Year 1 from Cheshire Dance and Movema, please click .
Wildfire Rising Year 2
The second year of Wildfire Rising from September 2022 to September 2023 will focus on deepening our impact by creating time and space for mental well-being, investing into artist development, and creating platforms and events to host and promote the talent and skills. To read the Evaluation Report from Rachel Gnagniko at Amiokka , please click here.
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