The Company

“A rebellious spirit that sets dance free”——People's Daily

Guangdong Modern Dance Company (GMDC), mainland China`s first professional modern dance company, was founded in 1992. It is internationally renowned for the exquisite and captivating performances. GMDC has been hailed by The New York Times as ”one of the big success stories of international dance” and ”a pacesetter with a difference”.

Based in one of the most vigorous regions in China, the company has attracted some of the most talented and daring artists in China. Works created by its dancers, resident choreographers, artistic directors and international guest artists reflect various views of dancing arts. The diversified artistic styles of Guangdong Modern Dance Company reflect the forward-looking, inclusive and open-minded characteristics in Guangdong culture.

With a forward-looking, diversified, open and inclusive vision, GMDC has been invited to numerous remarkable international festivals in dozens of countries and regions. Its works have won critical acclaim and overwhelming responses from audiences and critics around the world.