Local Boogie Bop encourages community to join in One Billion Rising!February 20th, 2013
On Valentines Day Michelle and her team of associate teachers invited families with young children to join together and dance, strike, rise against violence towards women and girls for www.onebillionrising.org
Horfield Quaker House on the Gloucester Road, kindly agreed to host this event and more than 80 adults and children attended and danced a range of world dances from Africa, India, Europe and China. Guest teacher Sinead Browning led some Arabic dancing and the grown ups performed a Bollywood dance for the children!
It was busy, noisy, energetic, fun and festival like in atmosphere! This was our mini v-day rising in support of www.onebillionrising.orgTags: Africa, Arabic dancing, Ashley Down, Bishopston, Bishopston Matters, Bollywood, Boogie Bop, Bristol, China, dance, Europe, families, girls, Gloucester Road, Horfield, India, kids, Michelle Luckes, One Billion Rising, Quaker Meeting House, Redland, Sinead Browning, St Andrews, Valentines Day, violence, voice, women Back to news