NDCWales Presents

AWAKENING

Spring 2019

Production Info
Choreography by: Fernando Melo, Caroline Finn, Lee Johnston and Marcos Morau

AWAKENING

Three Unique dances to amuse and amaze.

AFTERIMAGE
Fernando Melo

A journey of fleeting images; of appearance and disappearance.
Mirrors are used on stage to form a unique theatrical experience where the past and the present collide with a poetic & creative style of dance.

 

REVELLERS’ MASS
Caroline Finn

Delve into a world of ritual as an unlikely group gathers for a dinner party, where etiquette is put to the test. Curious choreography and characters are inspired by historical paintings.

 

TUNDRA
Marcos Morau 
Nominee - UK Theatre Awards 2018

Tundra tears pages from the Russian history books on folk dance, mass parades and revolution, revitalising old ideas with renewed meaning. It’s as mesmerizingly beautiful as it is robotically precise

 

THEY SEEK TO FIND THE HAPPINESS THEY SEEM
Lee Johnston 
(Theatr Clwyd & Pontio Only)

A raw and beautiful performance about miscommunication and disconnection in a relationship.

It uses a jigsaw of iconic choreography from famous couples including Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire.

Touring To
Newport
The Riverfront
Friday 1 March 2019, 19:30
London
Linbury Theatre
Friday 8 March 2019, 19:45
Saturday 9 March 2019, 19:45
Mold
Theatr Clwyd
Friday 15 March 2019, 19:30
Saturday 16 March 2019, 19:30
Bangor
Pontio
Tuesday 19 March 2019, 19:15
Newtown
The Hafren
Thursday 21 March 2019, 19:30
Blackpool
Grand Theatre
Wednesday 27 March 2019, 19:30
Swansea
Taliesin Arts Centre
Thursday 4 April 2019, 19:30
Huddersfield
Lawrence Batley Theatre
Tuesday 9 April 2019, 19:30
Aberystwyth
Aberystwyth Arts Centre
Wednesday 24 April 2019, 19:30
Cardiff
Sherman Theatre
Wednesday 1 May 2019, 19:30
Shrewsbury
Theatre Severn
Tuesday 7 May 2019, 19:30

Tour Programme

Afterimage is a journey of fleeting images; of appearance and disappearance. Mirrors are used on stage to form a unique theatrical experience where the past and the present collide with a poetic & creative style of dance.

Revellers’ Mass delves into a sumptuous world of ritual.

An unlikely group gathers for a dinner party, where convictions, tradition and social etiquette are put to the test in an unexpected evening of revelry. The animated choreography and curious characters are Inspired by iconic paintings and historical events. 

Tundra is a barren landscape where ultra-modern creativity blinks into life and tears pages from history books about Russian folk dance, the USSR and revolution.