The premise of contemporary dance is in the now. It is current, relevant and reflective. The making of new performance works and projects by and for the company (touring and education/community based) in Malta will allow for an inherent Maltese identity to be developed and defined through the artistic growth. More about ŻMDE →

Tnejn(2)

ŻMDE presents Tnejn(2)

Friday 12th May, 2017 Saturday 13th May, 2017 Sunday 14th May, 2017

ŻFINMALTA PRESENTS A DOUBLE BILL FRAMED BY A STRONG MEDITERRANEAN SENSIBILITY BY TWO SPANISH CHOREOGRAPHERS IVÁN PÉREZ AVILÉS & LUCÍA PIQUERO

BAHR

ŻMDE presents BAHR

Saturday 14th January, 2017

'BAHR' IS A 50-MINUTE DANCE WORK CHOREOGRAPHED BY ŻFINMALTA DANCE ENSEMBLE'S ARTISTIC DIRECTOR MAVIN KHOO IN COLLABORATION WITH INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED LIGHTING DESIGNER FABIANA PICCIOLI. THE WORK INCLUDES A NEWLY COMMISSIONED SCORE BY YOUNG MALTESE COMPOSER ALBERT GARZIA FOR THE MALTA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA UNDER THE DIRECTION OF MRO. BRIAN SCHEMBRI

Tlieta(3)

ŻMDE presents Tlieta(3)

Monday 11th July, 2016

ŻFINMALTA DANCE ENSEMBLE, THE NATIONAL CONTEMPORARY DANCE COMPANY OF MALTA, PRESENTS TLIETA(3), AN EVENING OF THREE WORKS BY FEMALE CHOREOGRAPHERS AND COMPOSERS.

HOME

ŻMDE presents HOME

Friday 29th April, 2016 Saturday 30th April, 2016 Saturday 7th May, 2016

HOME EXPLORES THE NOTION OF IDENTITY. THE EVER-CHANGING SHIFTS AND DYNAMICS THAT DETERMINE WHO WE ARE PROVIDE A FLUIDLY EVOLVED CONSTRUCT THAT EXPLORES THE CYCLE OF LIFE.

Je Tiens la Reine

ŻMDE presents Je Tiens la Reine

Wednesday 15th July, 2015 Thursday 16th July, 2015

WHAT HAPPENS TO A LAND AND ITS CREATURES WHEN THE PRIMAL ENERGIES THAT RUN THROUGH IT ARE SHAKEN AND SHIFTED? WHAT HAPPENS WHEN THE HORROR OF OUR DREAMS BECOMES REALITY?

Erbgħa(4)

ŻMDE presents Erbgħa(4)

Wednesday 11th March, 2015 Thursday 12th March, 2015 Saturday 14th March, 2015 Sunday 15th March, 2015 Saturday 21st March, 2015

ŻMDE, LAUNCHES ITS FIRST SEASON WITH ERBGĦA(4), A PREMIERE FEATURING FOUR DANCES BY FOUR DIFFERENT CHOREOGRAPHERS. AN EVENT SET UP IN COLLABORATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF MALTA, SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTS. THE MIXED BILL PRESENTS DISTINCTIVE WORKS THAT DEMONSTRATE THE VERSATILITY AND DIVERSITY OF THE COMPANY WITHIN ITS EURO-MEDITERRANEAN CONTEXT AND SENSIBILITY.

Education and outreach through 2016
23.12.16

Education and outreach through 2016

As the year is drawing to a close, we would like to share with you our little successes throughout 2016 in our education and outreach strand. The company commenced the year wit...

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Moulding Memories Into Dance
09.11.15

Moulding Memories Into Dance

Over the past year, dancers and choreographers from ŻfinMalta collaborated with Valletta 2018, The Malta Maritime Museum and local filmmakers and designers to produce "Tafal," a fo...

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Education & Outreach

ŻfinMalta Dance Ensemble provides Education and Outreach community programmes making dance accessible and creating imaginative, enjoyable and artistically inspiring projects for people of all ages, races, economic backgrounds and abilities. Workshops and residencies are created to suit the specific needs and interests of participating groups.

View our Education or Outreach programmes.