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Posted by Northern Ballet on Thu 28 Apr 2011.

Everyone here at Northern Ballet would like to wish Prince William and Catherine Middleton a wonderful wedding and a long and...

Posted by Jon Ingham on Wed 27 Apr 2011.

Good Friday saw the Don’t Just Sit There, Cultural Olympiad Project take over West Park as fans arrived at the Hull, KC...

Posted by Sophie Alder on Thu 21 Apr 2011.

Last Thursday saw a spectacular end to a 5 week project with Kippax Ash Tree Primary.  Funded by Creative Partnerships...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Wed 20 Apr 2011.

Some of the 470 young people who are involved in the START project have given us feedback on our Days of Dance which took...

Posted by Learning on Wed 20 Apr 2011.

The KC Stadium in Hull is set to become Yorkshire's biggest dance floor on Good Friday as 250 young dancers between the ages...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 19 Apr 2011.

Looking for Lowry is a new documentary by film maker Margy Kinmouth about the works of the Salford artist famous for his...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 8 Apr 2011.

Martha Leebolt and Tobias Batley travelled down to London on Tuesday to perform at a star studded Vogue/Tatler Golden Ticket...

Posted by Joanne Rozario on Thu 31 Mar 2011.

The Sinfonia has been busy this week making a recording of the new ballet music by Claude Michel Schönberg (of Les Misérable...

Posted by Jo Dean on Wed 30 Mar 2011.

Today has been a very busy day, not just because we received news of the Arts Council funding cuts this morning, but because it...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Wed 30 Mar 2011.

Arts Council England have issued the following statement in response to our press release (read our statement about the cuts)...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Wed 30 Mar 2011.

As financial cuts to arts organisations across the country are announced, Leeds-based Northern Ballet has been told it will...

Posted by Joanne Rozario on Tue 29 Mar 2011.

We managed to squeeze a rehearsal in on Saturday at midday before the matinee. It made for quite a long day but it's all coming...

Posted by Joanne Rozario on Fri 25 Mar 2011.

The rehearsal between shows went really well yesterday. We did some in-depth work on the Tartini. We had been discussing...

Posted by Joanne Rozario on Thu 24 Mar 2011.

The chamber music series has been a really exciting development for the Sinfonia. It's lovely for us to come out of the...

Posted by Caroline Burn on Wed 23 Mar 2011.

Our annual Easter Course is fast approaching. Final preparations are under way and it will definitely be an exciting week. I...

Posted by Aled Roberts on Wed 16 Mar 2011.

The crinolines have been bustling across the lacquered floor of Northern Ballet’s atrium. Sumptuous dress and contralto have...

Posted by Learning on Thu 3 Mar 2011.

The Learning department is running a Wheelchair Dance project in Leeds, and Dance Education Office Caroline Burn tells us how...

Posted by Cleopatra on Thu 24 Feb 2011.

This article was originally published in February 2011. It takes no great leap of the imagination to visualise a woman...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Wed 23 Feb 2011.

Northern Ballet’s new home as been shortlisted from 112 submissions for the 2011 Civic Building of the Year award. The awards...

Posted by Cleopatra on Wed 23 Feb 2011.

This article was originally published in February 2011. Cleopatra may have been born in 69BCE but she has remained a powerful...

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