Sebastian was born in London and trained at the Royal Ballet School. He joined Northern Ballet in 2004. Learn more about Sebastian Favourite roles Fritz & Chinese doll, The Nutcracker; ‘Girl Crazy’, I Got Rhythm; Michael, Peter Pan; Pierre, La Traviata; Renfield, Dracula;
John is from Sydney, Australia. He joined Northern Ballet in 2003. He was trained at Ecole Ballet Studios and the English National Ballet School.
Ashley is from Hull and trained at Central School of Ballet. He joined Northern Ballet in 2004.
From Cuba, Javier trained at the National School of Ballet, Havana, and has performed with Ballet Nacional de Cuba. Javier performs internationally as a guest artist on a regular basis.
Kenneth returned to the Company in 2003. This season he's looking forward to continuing his choreographic career as well as dancing on tour.
Hironao is from Hokkaido, Japan. He trained at the Hisatomi Ballet Studio; the Royal Ballet Upper School and Central School of Ballet, London. He has performed as a guest of Hisatomi Ballet Studio, Cape Town City Ballet, Lausanne Gala in Tokyo and Osaka, Japan. He started dancing with Northern Ballet in 1992.
Pippa trained at the Hammond School of Dance, Chester and the Royal Ballet School. Originally from Liverpool, she has danced with Scottish Ballet, Wiener Ballet Theatre and The Royal Ballet and joined Northern Ballet in 1996.
Martha is from California and trained at the Black Mountain Dance Center and at BalletMet Columbus. She joined Northern Ballet in 2001. Martha won the 2010 National Dance Award for Outstanding Female Performance (Classical) for her performance as the Marquise De Merteuil in Dangerous Liaisons.
Darren is from Rochford. He trained at the Royal Ballet School. He has been performing with Northern Ballet since 1993. Darren also worked with choreographer Gillian Lynne to recreate the role of Lowry in her ballet A Simple Man for a Channel 4 documentary.
Tobias trained at the Hammond School of Dance and the Royal Ballet School. Before joining Northern Ballet in 2004 he danced with Cannes Jeune Ballet. Tobias was nominated for a National Dance Award for Outstanding Male Performance (Classical) in 2010 and 2012.