Afterimage | National Dance Company Wales
repeated image of two girls dancing, reflections of them appear like ghosts behind them
NDCWales Presents


Full Production (20 minutes)

Fernando Melo

Afterimage is a dance of fleeting images; that uses mirrors to create a unique and beautiful experience of appearance and disappearance. 

Afterimage shows the audience a series of scenes to evoke a personal response from each person without providing a single narrative.

"Pure Theatrical Magic" The Stage 

Choreographer: Fernando Melo (Brazil)

Artistic Collaborator: Shumpei Nemoto

Set and Costumes Designer: Yoko Seyama

Costume Maker: Brigdhe Penn

Lighting Designer: Peter Lundin

Music: Quixotism Part 1 by Oren Ambarchi (, 15/15 A15/15 B and Zucht 2 by Machinefabriek (