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November 2013 enewsletter

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

Northern Ballet November enewsletter
21 years of magic
We're celebrating the 21st anniversary of A Christmas Carol which has now been seen by more than 350,000 people. Don't miss your chance to watch this heart-warming audience favourite - guaranteed to get your festive season off to a magical start.
Book now
Watch excerpts
Meet the characters
A Christmas Carol mini site
60 seconds with Victoria Sibson
The vivacious Victoria Sibson has certainly made her mark on the Company since joining in 2003. Most recently Victoria created the role of Myrtle in The Great Gatsby for which she was named as an Outstanding Female Dancer in Dance Europe's Critics' Choices. She has also been busy choreographing Three Little Pigs alongside fellow dancer Hannah Bateman.
60 seconds with Vicky
Sponsor Vicky
The Big Give 5, 6, 7 December 2013
Having a ball
From circus skills to a visit from a magician and the hunt for the perfect glass slipper - there have been some exciting and intriguing goings on at Northern Ballet HQ. Keep your eyes peeled for exclusive updates on our website in the lead up to the World Première of our spectacular rags to riches fairytale Cinderella.
Book for Cinderella
Cinderella Circus School
Northern Ballet Scoops National Marketing Award
We've won the achievement in marketing category at the 2013 UK Theatre awards. The award recognises the phenomenal success of the communications campaign for The Great Gatsby.
Find out more
Children's BAFTA nomination for Ugly Duckling
The CBeebies television adaptation of Northern Ballet's Ugly Duckling has been nominated for a 2013 Children's BAFTA in the pre-school live action category.
Play Ugly Duckling games on CBeebies
Book for Three Little Pigs
This month at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre
Ballet Black return to Leeds with an exhilarating Mixed Programme and a new story ballet War Letters. Entertain your little ones with Tutti Frutti's The Boy Who Cried Wolf featuring singing sheep, snowball fights and a winter wonderland set.
What's on
See Ballet Black photos
A very Dickensian Christmas, 24-26 December
Take a step back in time this festive season with a visit to the enchanting Charles Dickens Museum in London. The museum will be filled with festive greenery, authentic Victorian fayre and the scent of citrus and spice. Let yourself be transported to a bygone era as you are entertained by innovative theatre, flickering candlelight and lively readings from Dickens' Christmas stories.
Book now
And something else you might like in Yorkshire
Wayne McGregor | Random Dance - Admos
Don't miss the only Yorkshire performance of the new full-length work by cutting-edge contemporary choreographer and Royal Ballet resident choreographer Wayne McGregor. Atomising movement, film, sound and light, ten incredible dancers perform McGregor's unique style bringing to life choreography inspired by the form of the atom.
Wayne McGregor Book
War Horse at Bradford Alhambra
The National Theatre's award-winning production of War Horse is coming to The Alhambra Theatre in 2014. War Horse is the powerful story of a young boy called Albert and his beloved horse, Joey.
Book War Horse
Watch a preview of War Horse
What's on
A Christmas Carol
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
Leeds Grand Theatre Audio Described performance available
Tue 17 Dec - Sat 4 Jan
(Preview performance Mon 16 Dec)
Box Office 0844 848 2700
Hull New Theatre
Wed 2 - Sat 5 Apr
Box Office 01482 300 300
Audio Described performance available Audio Described performance available
Cardiff New Theatre
Tue 8 - Sat 12 Apr
Box Office 029 2087 8889
Leeds Grand Theatre
Thu 6 - Sat 15 Mar
Box Office 0844 848 2700
Sheffield Lyceum Theatre
Tue 25 - Sat 29 Mar
Box Office 0114 249 6000
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Edinburgh Festival Theatre
Thu 20 - Sat 22 Mar
Box Office 0131 529 6000
Norwich Theatre Royal
Tue 13 - Sat 17 May
Box Office 01603 630 000
On sale 20 Jan
Milton Keynes Theatre
Tue 20 - Sat 24 May
Box Office 0844 871 7652
Southampton The Mayflower
Wed 28 - Sat 31 May
Box Office 02380 711811
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