English / Cymraeg

Selected Moments

  • 1983

    1983

    Small Jumps

    Slip Jig (Darlene Stevens)

    1st Performance - Wyeside Arts Centre

  • 1984

    1984

    Diversions

    Freespeech (Rosalind Newman)

    Digital Dance Award

    Ronsaria (Tony Thatcher)

    1st External Commission

  • 1985

    1985

    Setting the Sails (Roy Campbell-Moore)

  • 1987

    1987

    Journey (Ann Sholem)

  • 1991

    1991

    History of Collage Revisited (Bill T Jones)

    DIGITAL DANCE AWARD

  • 1995

    1995

    Tableaux (Roy Campbell-Moore)

    Remembrance (Toni Mira)

  • 1996

    1996

    Awarded Wales National Performing Arts Company Status

    by ACW

    Generations at St Fagans (Ann Sholem & Jem Treays)

    Dance Explorer performance

    6 Week International Tour

    Australia

  • 1998

    1998

    BBC Now Collaboration Nowhere but Here (Bill T Jones)

    MAJOR LOTTERY GRANT

  • 1999

    1999

    International Tour

    Volgograd, Nizny Novgorod & Moscow Russia

  • 2003

    2003

    Unspoken Agreement (Shigehero Ide)

    International Tour

    Havana, Cuba – Award for the Best Performance in Cuba 2003

    International Tour

    Tokyo & Kani City, Japan

  • 2004

    2004

    Blue Room

    Company move to Dance House, Wales Millennium Centre

    Tyrnas (Roy Campbell-Moore)

    Wales Millennium Centre opening gala - Donald Gordon Theatre

  • 2005

    2005

    Practice Paradise (Stijn Celis)

    Broadcast by S4C in 2007

  • 2007

    2007

    Peeled (Itzik Galili)

    Ronsaria (Tony Thatcher)

    REVIVAL

    Diversions/WNO 1st Collaboration Seven Deadly Sins (Roy Campbell-Moore)

    International Tour

    European Dance Festivals Poland, Holland & Greece

  • 2008

    2008

    Strange Attractors (Stephen Petronio)

    Donald Gordon Theatre - WMC

    International Tour

    Athens, Milan, Dusseldorf

    Sugarwater (Stephen Shropshire)

  • 2009

    2009

    International Tour

    Chongqing, Kunming and Chengdu

    Woman of the Year

    Ann Sholem wins Arts and Media award

    Name Change

    Changed our name to National Dance Company Wales

  • 2010

    2010

    By Singing Light (Stephen Petronio)

    International Tour

    STEPS Dance festival, 6 city tour of Switzerland

  • 2011

    2011

    Phantoms Of Us

    Company commission Company dancer, Eleesha Drennan for main house touring

    International Tour

    Bangalore, Chennai and Delhi, India

  • 2012

    2012

    Dance GB

    NDCWales, English National Ballet & Scottish Ballet in Cultural Olympiad project

    British Dance Edition

    Company perform at British Dance Edition, Southbank, London

    International Tour

    Germany, China and Belarus

  • 2013

    2013

    Celebrating 30 years

    National Dance Company Wales celebrates 30 years

    Autumn Tour

    Company performs for the first time in London’s Linbury Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House