The Missy Elliott Project Selina Thompson Ltd

Dublin Dance Festival in partnership with Dance Limerick


The Missy Elliott Project is back and it’s going to Limerick!

The Missy Elliott Project
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Calling young women of colour, aged 14-18! Take part in an innovative performance and technology programme that invites you to imagine a limitless and radical new world.

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Participation is free of charge

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Dance Limerick

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If you identify as (or work with) young women of colour aged between 14 and 18, get in touch at info@dancelimerick.ie or phone +353 61 400 994.

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“As women we are really powerful and whatever we put our minds to in this world we can actually do it and achieve it”

Participant, The Missy Elliott Project, Dublin 2019

“It was a life changing experience for me. It’s motivating me to be the person I wanted to see growing up. It’s pushing me to reach more young people in meaningful and impactful ways. I believe this is only the beginning for those talented young women, and I loved being a part of that beginning."

Felispeaks (aka Felicia Olusanya), Artist and Mentor, The Missy Elliott Project, Dublin 2019


Sign up for The Missy Elliott Project and immerse yourself in an intensive programme of dance, music, spoken word and digital workshops inspired by the creative power of Hip Hop and R&B legend, Missy Elliott. Mentored by an experienced creative team, led by director and choreographer Emmy Lahouel, participants will create a digital experience together and join the global conversation about the dreams and realities of young women of colour around the world.

Dublin Dance Festival is delighted to partner with Dance Limerick to bring this international project by the award-winning artist Selina Thompson back to Ireland in 2020, with the generous support of the ESB Energy for Generations Fund and Northern Trust.

Read about The Missy Elliott Project which was supported by The Digital Hub in Dublin last May and listen to what Dublin participants had to say about their experiences HERE.

Get Involved
If you identify as (or work with) young women of colour aged between 14 and 18, get in touch for more information at info@dancelimerick.ie or phone +353 61 400 994.

Selina Thompson Ltd first collaborated with Dublin Dance Festival in partnership with Live Collision as part of Open Studio - a creative lab exploring live and digital performance-making for young people.

The Missy Elliott Project is presented by Dublin Dance Festival and Dance Limerick with the support of the ESB Energy for Generations Fund and Northern Trust.

  • Dance-Limerick
  • ESB Energy for Generations
  • Northern Trust
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