A Child’s Christmas

Ballet Cymru presents a timeless interpretation of the Dylan Thomas classic A Child’s Christmas In Wales with music by Mason Neely and Cerys Matthews. Step into the imagination of a genius and follow us on a journey through snow, cats and melancholy.

Featuring choreography by Creative Wales Award winner Darius James OBE and Amy Doughty, and evocative, eloquent costumes, Ballet Cymru bring to life this timeless story using the company’s unique blend of classical technique and storytelling.




Poems, and ‘A Child’s Christmas’ by Dylan Thomas
© The Trustees for the Copyrights of the Dylan Thomas Estate

Music and arrangement by Cerys Matthews and Mason Neely
from the album Dylan Thomas A Child’s Christmas, Poems and Tiger Eggs
www.cerysmatthews.co.uk © Cerys Matthews

Choreography, costume, set and video projection by Darius James and Amy Doughty

Lighting Design Chris Illingworth

A Child’s Christmas, Poems and Tiger Eggs by Dylan Thomas is a co-production between Ballet Cymru and The Riverfront Theatre.

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