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Posted by Phill Garnett on Fri 19 Sep 2014.

September 19 is International Talk Like a Pirate Day and we're celebrating by sharing Captain Hook and his swarthy crew's...

Posted by Phill Garnett on Thu 18 Sep 2014.

In 1983 we produced a new version of Alice in Wonderland with choreographer Rosemary Helliwell, music by Joseph Horovitz and...

Posted by Phill Garnett on Mon 15 Sep 2014.

Time to take a deep breath after a fantstic run of Dracula at West Yorkshire Playhouse last week and the first public...

Posted by Lauren Godfrey on Fri 12 Sep 2014.

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Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 12 Sep 2014.

On Friday 12 September after that day's performance of Dracula our Artistic Director, David Nixon OBE, will be answering your...

Posted by Phill Garnett on Tue 9 Sep 2014.

Last week ended with such riotous applause during the opening three performances of Dracula, luckily it continues it's run...

Posted by Shelley Firth on Thu 4 Sep 2014.

We are almost at the première of our new children’s ballet Elves & the Shoemaker. On Saturday 13 September the Company will...

Posted by Shelley Firth on Mon 1 Sep 2014.

With our upcoming production of Dracula at the West Yorkshire Playhouse, last week we ran an event in collaboration with Leeds...

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Posted by Phill Garnett on Mon 1 Sep 2014.

The dancers have been back since the end of July, but today there is something of the first day of term in the air. Dracula...

Posted by Phill Garnett on Thu 28 Aug 2014.

In 1985 Robert de Warren (choreographer and Artistic Director) created a new ballet based on Shakespeare's Othello. In this pic...

Posted by Lauren Godfrey on Wed 27 Aug 2014.

This week two sultry and mysterious characters were spotted in the atmospheric Dark Arches of Leeds as our dancers Alice...

Posted by Phill Garnett on Thu 21 Aug 2014.

In 1992 Dennis Wayne choreographed a new Swan Lake using Tchaikovsky's score. The production was incredibly popular – it sold...

Posted by Phill Garnett on Thu 14 Aug 2014.

This week we've found an image from 1988 by Ian Woollams of The Amazing Adventures of Don Quixote. It features two of Northern...

Posted by Phill Garnett on Thu 7 Aug 2014.

In 1984 Northern Ballet Theatre (as we were known then) under the artistic direction of Robert de Warren restaged a classic...

Posted by Lauren Godfrey on Wed 6 Aug 2014.

As Dracula prepared to return for the first time in five years, we spoke to Senior Wardrobe Manager Mikhaila Pye to find out...

Posted by Phill Garnett on Thu 31 Jul 2014.

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