ATALAŸ

COMMISSIONED BY THE NATIONAL DANCE COMPANY OF WALES, 2018

Atalaÿ is a watch tower from which far off lands can be seen from four points; a contagious dance influenced by the warmth of the Mediterranean. Currently on 2019 international tour with the National Dance Company, click here for tickets.

25 MINUTE PIECE FOR 4 DANCERS

CHOREOGRAPHER / Mario Bermudez Gil

DANCERS / National Dance Company of Wales, Company Dancers

LIGHTING DESIGN / Joe Fletcher

SOUND DESIGN / Charlie Knight

COSTUME DESIGN / Brighde Penn

WORLD PREMIERE / Sherman Theatre, Cardiff Wales 2018

VENUES /  Sherman Theatre, Cardiff; The Brewhouse, Taunton; Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon; Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury; Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth; Torch Theatre, Milford Haven; Theatr Clwyd, Mold; The Riverfront, Newport; Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea; Derby Theatre, Derby; Dance City, Newcastle; Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield; DanceXchange, Birmingham; The Hafren Theatre, Newtown; Pontio, Bangor; The Place, London

The movement is sinuous, percussive, spiritual, and in places relentless.”

-Buzz Magazine

 

“It’s a stylish, impassioned work that strikes a deft balance between seriousness and silliness, softness and vibrancy.”

-The Stage

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