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August enewsletter, 2013

This is an enewsletter from August 2013 kept here for archive purposes.

Northern Ballet August enewsletter
Dancers news
The Company is back in the studios after summer break rehearsing A Midsummer Night's Dream. Congratulations to the following dancers on their recent promotions - Dreda Blow (First Soloist); Antoinette Brooks-Daw and Giuliano Contadini (Soloist).
We also welcome six new dancers to the Company - Lucia Solari, Maria Beseghi, Isadora Valero Meza, Mlindi Kulashe, Matthew Koon and Katherine Minor.
Welcoming new dancers
Sponsor a dancer
Christopher Hinton-Lewis
60 seconds with Christopher Hinton-Lewis
We catch up with Guest Ballet Master and popular former Company dancer Christopher Hinton-Lewis in our latest 60 seconds interview. Christopher is back rehearsing A Midsummer Night's Dream and A Christmas Carol with the Company.
60 seconds with Christopher Hinton-Lewis
Spend christmas with Northern Ballet
See Cinderella, dance the night away at the Cinderella Ball, join us for the family fun day and indulge with our partners Harvey Nichols and Rudding Park. Plus, Christmas comes early this year with the return of the classic A Christmas Carol.
Book for Cinderella
Book for A Christmas Carol
Cinderella Ball
Family Workshop
Harvey Nichols Dinner & Ticket package
Rudding Park stay, dinner & premium ticket package
Isaac Lee-Baker 7 Michela Paolacci in Cinderella
Let's be friends
Stuck for gift inspiration this Christmas? Treat someone special to a Friend of Northern Ballet membership and enjoy a unique behind-the-scenes insight into our world both on tour and at our stunning home in Leeds. Meet the dancers, watch rehearsals, attend special events, receive generous ticket discounts and much more.
Three Little Pigs premiere's in Leeds
Don't miss our new ballet for children, Three Little Pigs. Choreographed by dancers Hannah Bateman and Victoria Sibson, Three Little Pigs is the perfect opportunity to introduce your little ones to the magic of live ballet, music and theatre.
Book now for Three Little Pigs
Business of Ballet
Join us on Mon 23 Sep to hear from CEO Mark Skipper DL, our Technical Director and our dancers on how the Company comes together to deliver a busy national tour as well as how teamwork and partnership is essential to our success. This is a free event as part of Leeds Business Week. Booking is essential.
Book now
Leeds Business Week
Something else you might like
the Genée International Ballet Competition
This year, the Genée International Ballet Competition will be held for the first time in Scotland where some of the most talented young dancers from around the world will converge on Glasgow to compete for the coveted Gold Medal. We'd love you to join us at this event!
Book now for the semi-finals at the New Athenaeum Theatre on 26 & 27 Sep and the finals held at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on 29 Sep.
Book for the semi-finals
Book for the final
What's on
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Leeds West Yorkshire Playhouse
Fri 6 - Sat 14 Sep
Box Office 0113 213 7700
Newcastle Theatre Royal
Tue 17 - Sat 21 Sep
Box Office 08448 11 21 21
Woking New Victoria Theatre
Tue 24 - Sat 28 Sep
Box Office 0844 871 7645
Nottingham Theatre Royal
Tue 1 - Sat 5 Oct
Box Office 0115 989 5555
A Christmas Carol
Norwich Theatre Royal
Wed 9 - Sat 12 Oct
Box Office 01603 630 000
Canterbury Marlowe Theatre
Tue 29 Oct - Sat 2 Nov
Box Office 01227 787787
Sheffield Lyceum Theatre
Tue 5 - Sat 9 Nov
Box Office 0114 249 6000
Bradford Alhambra Theatre
Wed 13 - Sat 16 Nov
Box Office 01274 432000
Manchester Palace Theatre
Tue 19 - Sat 23 Nov
Box Office 0844 871 3019
Three Little Pigs
Leeds The Hunslet Club
Sun 20 Oct
Leeds The Riley Theatre
Sat 26 Oct
Leeds Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre
Mon 28 Oct - Sat 2 Nov
Box Office 0113 220 8008
relaxed performance available  Relaxed Performance Available
Ugly Duckling
Touring throughout 2013 to:
Newcastle Theatre Royal
Woking New Victoria Theatre
Nottingham Theatre Royal
Leeds Grand Theatre 
Tue 17 Dec 2013 - Sat 4 Jan 2014
(Preview perfomance Mon 16 Dec 2013)
Box Office 0844 848 2700
Audio described performances availableAudio Described performance available
Northern Ballet
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