Hamlet - what the audience says
Mon 12 September, 2011
Hamlet opened on Friday 9 September at West Yorkshire Playhouse and here are a few of the mentions & comments we've received so far from Twitter & Facebook...
Update 22 September
@northernballet I saw your production of Hamlet last week, you have changed my perception of ballet forever. AMAZING!
Charlotte Payne, @CharliPayne
Welcome back to Northern Ballet Academy
Fri 9 September, 2011
Welcome back to
Northern Ballet Academy – round-up of what’s coming and up and the summer months.
We hope you are all well rested and had a good summer. A warm welcome back to the Academy. We have lots of exciting and challenging things in the pipeline for this year.
Music, Milstein & The Handshake Principle
Tue 30 August, 2011
On Thursday, 1 September, Geoffrey Allan and Benjamin Frith will perform a piano and violin duet at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre. In his latest blog Geoff tells us more about the music...
Chris Moyles in Leeds
Fri 26 August, 2011
The Chris Moyles Show on Radio One was broadcast last Friday from Chris’s hometown of Leeds so all of us nice people at Northern Ballet delivered them a hearty welcome with freshly made goodies from our Northern Ballet Café Bar.
Chris and the team breakfasted on freshly made scones, Victoria sponge cake, bacon and sausage butties, poached egg and ham sandwiches. It was a veritable crate of goodies!
A very musical summer
Thu 25 August, 2011
A Northern Ballet Academy Student in Canada
Wed 10 August, 2011
Andrew Tomlinson (16) has been training with Northern Ballet on the CAT programme for 6 years - he recently went on a very exciting trip to Canada and here is his blog to tell you what he got up to.
Summer of Love
Fri 5 August, 2011
So... The holidays are over and we’ve just started a new season, but before I get into our first week back here’s what happened in the hols!
Bank of England Breakfast
Fri 5 August, 2011
On 27 July Northern Ballet played host to The Bank of England Breakfast with guest speaker Mervyn King, the Governor of the Bank of England.
The event allowed us to demonstrate the flexibility of our space, our unique offering as a venue and exceptional catering.
Dance in the City Summer School
Thu 4 August, 2011
Northern Ballet's Dance in the City Summer School is taking place from 22 - 26 August.
The course is open to anyone aged 7 to 16 with an interest in dance so join us for a week of movement, creativity and fun.
The deadline for registration is 12 August, so don't miss out, book your place today. Call Jo Dean on 0113 220 8000 or email
International Summer School - blog 1
Fri 29 July, 2011
The International Summer School got off to a great start yesterday as over 100 eager faces arrived.
Students have come from all across the country as well as further afield - we have students from Canada, Geneva, the US, Brazil, Czech Repuplic, Japan and Finland.