V/DA is a multi-disciplinary, collaborative company. Our works are influenced and inspired by social politics, crossing the lines between dance, theatre and music. We have presented works and collaborations at Yorkshire Dance, Riley Theatre, Dance Base, Brighton Fringe, Edinburgh Fringe, Citymoves, The Lemon Tree, Tramway, The Arches and OFTTA, amongst others.
Artistic Director: Mele Broomes
Mele Broomes is an artist based in Glasgow. Broomes’ work experiments with the extremities of movement and voice whilst investigating her current contemporary practice of African Diasporic dance. Mele has performed nationally and internationally and has choreographed works that has been presented across the UK.
Mele is one of the lead artists for Project X, Scotland. Project X celebrates and champions dance within the African Diaspora in Scotland for adults and children. Through workshops, performances, artistic opportunities, discussions, screenings, symposiums and more. Project X platforms contemporary and traditional dance forms whilst broadening perceptions and representation.