Today we are giving 2 performances in support of Leeds and Partners' business development initiatives. Ballroom Number 3 in the Grand Hyatt Hotel, although 2 floors below ground, is a great looking venue. We had sent detailed specifications of our needs for the performance space and despite everything Leeds and Partners had done to ensure they were adhered to, inevitably there were challenges.
New photographs from our new production of Cinderella taken at Leeds Grand Theatre in December 2013.
Clips from our new ballet, Cinderella featuring dancers Martha Leebolt, Tobias Batley, Pippa Moore, Hironao Takahashi, Hannah Bateman, Michela Paolacci, Dreda Blow and Giuliano Contadini.
In November 2013 photographer Justin Slee came to our home to photograph the on-going rehearsals for Cinderella...
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Northern Ballet Soloist, Dreda Blow, rehearsing a solo from David Nixon's Ondine. Here she plays the role of Beatrice, a warrior woman who must vie with the water-sprite Ondine for Brand's affection.
Soloist Dreda Blow dancing the role of Beatrice for David Nixon's Ondine in the rehearsal studios. If you can't see the video you can watch it here.
In a nutshell describe your job and how you got into it
Dreda joined Northern Ballet in 2007. Born in Toronto, Canada, she trained at the National Ballet School of Canada and later at the Royal Conservatory, The Hague. Previous companies include Het Nationale Ballet, Amsterdam.