News: 2017

Dance Illuminates Central Library

1 December 2017

"Surprising....loved it, please do more!" On 24th & 25th November, we presented our biggest commission to date. 'Illuminate' wowed audiences by transforming Manchester Central Library through dance in a way that has never been seen before.

Inspiration, fun and a new armoury

20 November 2017

Anthony Missen introduces us to our professional intensive at Manchester Central Library, for which we're welcoming dance artists from all over the world.


1 November 2017

This Autumn, we’re proud present our biggest commission to date. On Friday 24 and Saturday 25 November, we will present 'Illuminate', a new site-specific production at the iconic Manchester Central Library.

Celebrating 10 years of Company Chameleon

1 October 2017

September 2017 marks the start of our 10th anniversary year. For ten whole years, we’ve been creating dance theatre productions in our home city of Manchester, which have gone onto tour across the UK and the world.

Dance in a prison chapel

25 August 2017

In an exciting partnership project with Odd Arts, this September, sees us take our outdoor dance piece, 'Of Man And Beast', into a UK prison setting for the first time.

A bigger footprint through dance

1 August 2017

Company Chameleon are proud to announce that we are part of the Arts Council's National Portfolio for the next four years.

We’re recruiting! Shout out for Learning & Participation professionals

1 July 2017

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team. We are looking to recruit a dynamic Learning & Participation Officer to lead, develop and shape our Learning & Participation strand.

Moving for the mind

1 May 2017

Company Chameleon and Déda take dance to mental health patients in hospital in Derby.

Three academies dance

1 May 2017

This month sees the launch of our biggest ever education project, as we work with The Co-op Academies Trust to take 'Witness' into three schools in Greater Manchester.

We’ll provide the spark, you create the movement

30 April 2017

Call out for raw dance talent, age 11 to 18, to join Chameleon Youth, our youth dance company for Manchester. Announcing FREE TASTER SESSIONS this June.

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"10 was such a wonderful experience - I cant wait to see more of your incredible work!" "Effortless grace, strength, humour and athleticism - a visual treat!" "We brought 65 young people to your performance tonight - every single one loved it! What an amazing show!" "This show reminded me why I dance and what I’m constantly working towards! Thank you for this experience!" "Such beauty in the small moments of this show - please don't stop doing what you’re doing"

Thank you to everyone who comes to watch us perform and for all your wonderful comments and feedback!