As I continue the tour with the Company, I cornered Andy Waddington, Technical Director, for top facts about the technical side of the tour for A Midsummer Night's Dream.
The cast of characters in A Midsummer Night's Dream and their relationships... Robin Puck The Ballet Master in the real world and in the dream, mischievous Puck uses a magical juice to weave a tangled web of love.
Whilst joining the company on tour in Newcastle this week, I met the very friendly and helpful Kirsten Dixon, Stage Door Keeper at the Theatre Royal. Kirsten was kind enough to talk to me about her role and what it is like working in the theatre.
I have been set the mission to give you all a behind the scenes glimpse into life on tour with Northern Ballet and as our Autumn season now starts its tour of the UK, Newcastle was the first destination on the tour. We are taking A Midsummer Night's Dream to Newcastle Theatre Royal from Tue 17 - Sat 21 Sep. I have never really been to Newcastle before so was looking forward to seeing a new city.
With A Midsummer Night's Dream starting its Autumn tour, we asked Delphi Ellis, Soul Counsellor and TV Dream Expert, to give us a brief insight into what dreams really mean...
I caught up with John Pryce-Jones, Music Director of Northern Ballet Sinfonia, to ask about life on tour for the Sinfonia and unique positioning of the Sinfonia at the West Yorkshire Playhouse. John Pryce-Jones said...
As a recently graduated student with a highly useful but extremely non-vocational degree in History I have found myself in that limbo stage of attempting to sample every avenue the world of work has to offer. It is to this end that I find myself enjoying an interesting and enlightening week of work experience with the fundraising team at Northern Ballet.
Amazing new photos of A Midsummer Night's Dream taken by Emma Kauldhar.
Watch our videos of A Midsummer Night's Dream Click a title to see the video...
Cast sheets for A Midsummer Night's Dream. Check out our Midsummer Character Guide to find out who's who in the ballet... Please note all casts are subject to change without notice. Nottingham Theatre Royal Tue 1 - Sat 5 October