To complete the programme, NYDW
welcomes the 22 dancers of NYDC who make their first visit to Wales, performing an example of Jasmin Vardimon's unique, physical theatre style.
Odette, who was the associate director with the internationallyrenowned company Wayne McGregor I Random Dance, will create a brand new work with NYDW
is so focused on emulating the excitement of other weeks that it throws every marketing trick it can at the wall to see what sticks.
provides a first-class training and performance experience that would be the envy of many a professional dancer.
Pauline Crossley, expressive arts officer for the Welsh Joint Education Committee which manages NYDW
, said: ``The project has provided a breathtaking opportunity for young dancers in Wales.
The dancers from NYDW
have been rehearsing their pieces at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama ahead of the performances at Sherman Cymru in Cardiff and Clwyd Theatr Cymru in Mold.
The young dancers from NYDW
, who are all aged between sixteen and twenty-one, will be performing what choregrapher Wayne describes as ``a futuristic chess game.
National Youth Dance Wales Background: The youngest of "the nationals", NYDW
was launched in 2000.
He's currently putting the NYDW
members through their paces as they prepare for two performances at the new Richard Burton Theatre at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff this week.
Having got to know the NYDW
members, the nine of us get on really well, all are friendly and kind in different ways.
For dance, Swansea-born Oguike helped NYDW
to create and present a stunning programme of contemporary dance that had its audience leaping to its feet.
has won a strong following for its distinctive productions, which in the past have used the latest technology to transform traditional theatre spaces as well as site specific venues.