Artists Ella Mesma Company and Renata Gordon worked with young women;
Jemma Mae Broomhead
on the project 'The Masks We Wear' which was supported by Leeds Inspired, part of Leeds City Council.
Through choreographed dance, costume and mask making workshops the young participants explored their personal reflections on identity and what it means to be a young women in an age of social media and contemporary challenges in society.
They performed at Shine, Reginald Centre and ¡VAMOS! Leeds at Millennium Square - an annual celebration of Latin American culture on Sunday 21 July 2019.
An additional exhibition took place from 6-28 August, presenting the masks developed with Renata Gordon and photography from the workshops and performance at Millennium Square.
¡VAMOS! Leeds was supported by Arts Council England, Leeds Inspired, part
of Leeds City Council, Instituto Cervantes, Wades Charity and Pura Panela.
Sound: 3 D Productions
Camera: Daniela De Moura
Editor: Garry Clarkson
A BMT Production for Vamos! & DJ Lubi