You can watch Northern Ballet dancers in a special version of Ugly Duckling today at 11am & 5pm on CBeebies.
Enjoy these photos from our most recent tour of Wuthering Heights in 2009; all photos taken by Merlin Hendy.
Born in 1944 of Hungarians parents, Claude-Michel began his career in France as a singer, writer and producer of pop songs.
…beautifully and vividly brought to life in this sumptuous performance South Yorkshire Times …music is very effective and evocative, infusing the dancers' torrid emotions with exuberant romanticism and rising to some splendid melodramatic climaxes… David Nixon's choreography … packs a theatrical punch … this is guaranteed to be a popular hit. Mail On Sunday
Prologue A storm upon the moors. Haunted by memories of Cathy, Heathcliff rages through the night. Finally the storm dies down and a memory returns, of Cathy and Heathcliff in their youth, a memory of innocent and trusting love.
Patricia has worked extensively with Northern Ballet, beginning as drama consultant and acting coach on Christopher Gable’s Dracula, continuing with him and Michael Pink on Giselle and The Hunchback of Notre Dame. She then directed Northern Ballet’s Carmen and A Streetcar Named Desire, both choreographed by Didy Veldman.