Land of Song: Roald Dahl 100 Celebration

Thousands of schoolchildren from across Wales gathered for a gloriumptious adventure that celebrated the life of one of the world’s greatest storytellers, Roald Dahl.
This event was presented by Wales Millennium Centre and The Aloud Charity


With celebrity narrations of some of Dahl’s most famous stories intertwined with songs from his associated works, this fully interactive concert was part of the wider Roald Dahl 100 Celebrations organised to mark 100 years since the author’s birth. Simultaneous concerts took place in Aberystwyth, Cardiff and Llandudno.

With the support of Lloyds Bank, the Roald Dahl Estate and CânSing, this collaboration from Wales Millennium Centre and The Aloud Charity saw over 300 primary schools from across Wales work creatively to celebrate Roald Dahl through song. To access these key stage 2 resources that came along with this event, please visit


This project was supported by:

Colwinson Charitable Trust 

Lloyds Bank

The D'Oyly Carte Charitable Trust 

Peter and Janet Swinburn