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Read the latest news from National Dance Company Wales

Leadership Diversity programme for the national arts companies of Wales: Research brief

24th February 2021

Cancellation of Spring 2021 tours to UK and Europe

10th February 2021

National Dance Company Wales & English National Ballet expands its Dance for Parkinson’s’ programme online and to two more classes in North Wales.

2nd February 2021

Garfield Weston Foundation Weston Culture Fund makes award to NDCWales  

2nd February 2021

NDCWales films commissioned for Wales in Germany 2021

7th January 2021

Plethu/Weave: Blog by clare e. potter

20th November 2020

Watch all eight NDCWales & Literature Wales’ Plethu / Weave cross-art form short films online.

17th November 2020

Ballet Cymru, Creu Cymru, Groundwork Pro, Kokoro Arts and National Dance Company Wales host Open Space on dance in Wales

29th October 2020

Protect, retain and create

29th October 2020

National Dance Company Wales & English National Ballet brings their Dance for Parkinson’s sessions online

17th September 2020

NDCWales & Literature Wales release four videos from its dance and poetry collaboration online

17th September 2020

Belief Systems: My Artistic Collaboration with Dancer and Musician, Ed Myhill

2nd September 2020

Artists and mentor choreographers announced for NDCWales’ Laboratori

27th August 2020

NDCWales & Literature Wales’ Plethu/Weave project sees poignant poetry and movement film created to reflect Wales’ involvement in the Trans-Atlantic slave trade

21st August 2020

Plethu/Weave Blog: Ifor Ap Glyn

18th August 2020

Plethu/Weave Blog: Meririd Hopwood

18th August 2020

Live dance shows across South Wales in care homes and health care settings

17th August 2020

Black Lives Still Matter: an update

5th August 2020

Wales Freelance Taskforce: A note from Krystal Lowe

1st August 2020

Independent Dance Artists and Poets announced for NDCWales & Literature Wales Plethu/Weave film collaboration.

24th July 2020

NDCWales Premieres Christopher Bruce’s Dream on the original 2020 Olympic Opening Ceremony day

13th July 2020

Have a dance down the Rugby Club NDCWales brings a virtual rugby club together online

8th July 2020

A statement from Paul Kaynes, NDCWales Chief Executive and Lee Johnston, NDCWales Associate Director

6th July 2020

NDCWales announces cross-artform collaboration with Literature Wales

19th June 2020

Freelance Taskforce support from NDCWales, Groundwork and Rubicon Dance

12th June 2020

NDCWales creates live version of Ed Myhill’s Clapping with Company Dancers in lockdown

9th June 2020

Black Lives Matter: A message from Chief Executive, Paul Kaynes

5th June 2020

Keeping Fit and mentally active during lockdown

22nd May 2020

A message from NDCWales Chief Executive, Paul Kaynes

22nd May 2020

Get Up and dance with NDCWales as part of International Families Day Wednesday 6 May 2020

4th May 2020

NDCWales dancers create clap dance to say THANK YOU to support workers for this Thursday ‘clap for carers.’

22nd April 2020

KiN: Connected – new online initiative to connect artists and audiences through dance.

16th April 2020

Wales’ National Dance Company to give live dance class as part of BBC Culture in Quarantine

15th April 2020

KIN tour cancelled due to COVID-19

20th March 2020


27th February 2020

National Dance Company Wales names Anthony Matsena new Associate Artist

29th January 2020

Fearghus Ó Conchúir to pass the baton on at NDCWales

17th January 2020

National Dance Company Wales revives Nigel Charnock’s influential Lunatic for Spring tour as part of triple bill

18th December 2019

National Dance Company Wales launch new dance film Reflections.

16th December 2019

National Dance Company Wales nominated for prestigious award

20th November 2019

National Dance Company Wales open the door to new opportunities in dance for people across Wales

29th October 2019

Stories of rugby, mining communities and passionate love affairs lie at the heart of National Dance Company Wales’ new Roots tour this Autumn

3rd October 2019

National Dance Company Wales will premiere new dance piece to Welsh audiences at next week’s National Eisteddfod ahead of special performances in Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup

30th July 2019

Dance for Parkinson’s programme sponsor wins two Arts and Business Cymru Awards

29th July 2019

Work Experience Blog: Mollie Jenkins

18th July 2019

Work Experience: Naomi's Final Blog

1st July 2019

Work Experience Blog: Naomi Berry

1st July 2019

NDCWales launches Laboratori in partnership with Groundwork Pro

28th June 2019

The 2019 Residency programme is underway at National Dance Company Wales

19th June 2019

Dawns i Bawb are very pleased to announce the development of a new Youth Dance Initiative in partnership with National Dance Company Wales

29th May 2019

University of South Wales students to perform acclaimed dance in partnership with National Dance Company Wales

25th April 2019

Public sharing of NDCWales and Cantonian High School Dance and Literacy Creative Collaborations project

2nd April 2019

National Dance Company Wales to be part of BBC Arts #DancePassion 5th April at Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea

26th March 2019

National Dance Company Wales announces 12 month programme under new Artistic Director.

12th March 2019

National Dance Company Wales appoints Dance Ambassadors to Wales programme.

4th February 2019

Give your time and help with Dance to Health sessions Swansea

17th December 2018

NDCWales tours to Germany and Switzerland

11th December 2018

National Dance Company Wales announce 2019 UK spring tour: AWAKENING

8th December 2018

Tundra nominated for UK Theatre 2018 Awards - Achievement in Dance Award

18th September 2018

Bake off meets dance as part of National Dance Company Wales new tour Roots this Autumn

15th August 2018

UK Autumn tour of Passion by Pascal Dusapin

11th July 2018

NDCWales presents the Facebook Live premiere of P.A.R.A.D.E.

15th May 2018

Alternative Routes; Dance & Design from Cardiff’s emerging artists

2nd May 2018

Fearghus Ó Conchúir named as National Dance Company Wales’ new Artistic Director

12th April 2018

Free Dance for Parkinson’s Taster Sessions with NDCWales and English National Ballet as part of Get Creative 2018

6th March 2018

Terra Firma 2018 sees National Dance Company Wales spring into a new UK tour from 8 February to 13 May 2018  

10th January 2018

National Dance Company Wales’ Caroline Finn to move to newly created role of Resident Choreographer

10th November 2017

Marcus Morau’s Tundra and Marc Rees’ P.A.R.A.D.E. material to be screened online in November

3rd November 2017

National Dance Company Wales and English National Ballet are launching new Dance for Parkinson’s classes at Blackwood Miners Institute this November.

24th October 2017