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On December 7, 1995, the Beijing Modern Dance Company(BMDC) was established to promote the development of local art and to create contemporary art works based on respect and continuity of traditional culture. It is an important dance company renowned both at home and abroad.
For more than 20 years, the Beijing Modern Dance Company has performed nearly 100 excellent productions. After BMDC was founded, in February 1996, it premiered “Red and Black” at the Beijing Poly Theater. In October 2005, at the invitation of the Ministry of Culture, the Company went to the United States to perform at the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts in Washington DC and attended the “China Culture Festival” during the exchange of visits between the leaders of China and the United States. In 2006, BMDC was commissioned by the Singapore Arts Festival, Venice Biennale, and other major international festivals to create works. In 2007, BMDC was commissioned to create a piece for the opening of the Dutch Dance Festival and in the same year, their work “Jue” won the Annual Performance Award of “Danza eDanza”. In 2008, the Company was invited to Lyon, France to participate in the Lyon Biennale “Focus Dance” Forum. At the invitation of Ms. Pina Bausch, the World Modern Dance master, BMDC attended the Dance Festival in Dusseldorf, Germany. In 2009, BMDC was invited to participate in the Romanian International Arts Festival and the Israel Arts Festival,in 2010, in the “Europalia” Arts Festival in Belgium,in 2011, the Salisbury Festival in England, and in 2012, in the China-Japan Contemporary Dance Forum. The Company performed a series of classic works, including ” Oath•Midnight Rain “, ” Offering “, ” Wandering in the Realm of Lightness “, ” Spring Festival “, ” Blooming of Time “, ” The Twelve Souls of Time ” and other original dramas.. The works of BMDC have received wide attention and been praised by domestic and foreign experts and critics.
General Management: Jane Xu
Beijing Modern Dance Company performs Dance Drama The Great Wall and First Love
Hailed as one of the best modern dance companies in China, Beijing Modern Dance Company gave the world premiere of its new work “The Great Wall” in early 2021 and has been touring for a total of 10 performances for a month since April 29th. In each movement, we see the history that the bricks …
Beijing Modern Dance Company The Great Wall 11-city tour
Beijing Modern Dance Company will kick off a month-long tour from April 29th with a new production called The Great Wall which enjoyed its successful premiere in Beijing on January 5th and 6th. Performances will take place in Hohhot, Shenyang, Baoding(Hebei Province), Liaocheng(Shandong Province), Hefei(Anhui Province), Qidong(Jiangsu Province), Shanghai, Xiamen, Zhuhai, Nanning(Guangxi Province) and Shenzhen. The …
Beijing Modern Dance Company and Tianxu AN participated in the China-CEEC Cooperation New Year Gala
On the evening of December 5th, the China-CEEC Cooperation New Year Gala was held at Kunshan Grand Theatre in Suzhou. Vice Foreign Minister QIN Gang, ambassadors, charge d’affaires and other diplomats from 15 countries attended the New Year Gala. Beijing Modern Dance Company brought three dance works titled The Birth of Mankind, Disaster and The Builder, while pianist …
Poly Theater Group sigend MOU With MilanOltre Festival
On September 19th, the special collaboration between Wuhan Qintai Grand Theatre and MilanOltre Festival kicked off. Due to the epidemic, the Beijing Modern Dance Company, which was scheduled to go to Milan as resident company for the festival in October, was unable to attend. With the joint efforts of Beijing Poly Theatre Management Co., Ltd., …
Beijing Modern Dance Company joined Armstrong Music / Poly Armstrong
Armstrong Music & Arts and Poly Armstrong welcomed Beijing Modern Dance Company to join our artist roster. With a history of 25 years, the Beijing Modern Dance Company, under the leadership of artistic director Yanjinzi GAO, has been hailed as “The most outstanding modern dance performance company in China”. For more than 20 years, the company has …