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 →

Boulevard

ŻMDE presents Boulevard

Thursday, 6th September Friday, 07 September 2018 Saturday, 08 September 2018 Sunday, 09 September 2018

"When Francis Ebejer directed Boulevard, it included choreography, not just a script. We wanted to be loyal to his original idea and focused on developing just that, by celebrating one of the playwrights most complex works."

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Malta's National Dance Company at Tanzmesse 2018

ŻMDE presents Malta's National Dance Company at Tanzmesse 2018

Thursday 30th August Friday 2nd November Saturday 3rd November

ŻfinMalta National Dance Company is pioneering a forward-looking vision for contemporary dance in the Maltese Islands, under the artistic direction of choreographer Paolo Mangiola.

Malta Calls

ŻMDE presents Malta Calls

20 Jul 18

DANCE, MUSIC, PERFORMANCE

This kaleidoscopic outdoor dance performance envelops the crowd in a 360-degree sensory experience.

Carmen

ŻMDE presents Carmen

Friday 13th April, 2018 Saturday 21st April, 2018 Monday 30th April, 2018 Tuesday 1st May, 2018

Carmen will always be free
a contemporary adaptation

ŻFINMALTA, UNDER ITS NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR, PAOLO MANGIOLA, PRESENTS THE COMPANY'S NEW UPCOMING PRODUCTION, CARMEN, CHOREOGRAPHED BY THE SPANISH-BORN ARTIST JOSE AGUDO AND SET TO AN ORIGINAL MUSIC SCORE BY BERNHARD SCHIMPELSBERGER.

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.

Interview with Luke Azzopardi
14.02.18

Interview with Luke Azzopardi

Luke Azzopardi is a couturier. He studied at Central Saint Martins in London and at the University of Malta, after which he proceeded to launch his self-titled brand. The Luke Azzo...

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Call for Dancers_April 7, 2018
09.02.18

Call for Dancers_April 7, 2018

ŻfinMalta Dance Ensemble, the National Repertory Dance Company of Malta, under the artistic direction of Paolo Mangiola, is holding an audition for female and male full-time dancer...

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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.