Ballet Cymru (Gwent Ballet Theatre Ltd)

Ballet Cymru (Gwent Ballet Theatre Ltd)

Charity information

Ballet Cymru (Gwent Ballet Theatre Ltd)

Award winning company Ballet Cymru (formerly Independent Ballet Wales) was established in 1988 to bring small scale, high quality classical ballet to audiences across Wales, the UK and beyond. At the core of the Company’s work is the creation and touring of productions based in the classical ballet technique. The Company excites audiences and participants by creating work that is inspiring and enjoyable and has a strong commitment to making dance accessible for new audiences, intellectually and

Founded 1988

  • Mission statement

    Ballet Cymru exists to tour high quality dance experiences to people across Wales, the UK and beyond. Our core activity is producing and touring, particularly to areas with little access to high quality dance experiences. Performances are complemented by education work on tour and in our home city of Newport. Through this work we facilitate wider public understanding and enthusiasm for classical ballet and dance, and offer development opportunities to young dancers.

  • Aims

    Ballet Cymru (Gwent Ballet Theatre Ltd) aims to:

    • -Develop all aspects of our work that contribute to inclusiveness. We update our Equal Opportunities Policy (Equality and Diversity Policy) in line with Welsh Assembly Government legislation and imple
    • -Present, promote, organise, provide, commission, manage, choreograph and produce dance dramas, ballets or dance entertainments whether on any premises of the Company or elsewhere. We deliver this wit
    • Develop all aspects of our work that contribute to artistic quality. we regularly evaluate and monitor the quality of performaers, directors, teachers and designers.
    • Encourage and develop appreciation and participation in dance by performing and teaching in venues, community centres, theatres, arts centres, schools, colleges and classes.
  • Overview

    Established: November 1988

    Registered Charity Number: 1000855

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 2

    Part time staff: 13

    Volunteers: 1

    Phone number: 07503196783

    Address: Unit 1, Wern Trading Estate, Rogerstone, Newport NP10 9FQ

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