Elves & the Shoemaker has been choreographed by Daniel de Andrade and this trailer features Northern Ballet Dancers Kiara Flavin, Filippo di Vilio, Sebastian Loe, Olivia Holland, Luisa Rocco and Sean Bates.
A poor and hard-working shoemaker called Bertie lives with his wife, Bettina. Winter is approaching and times are very hard for them. Bertie decides to give his final pair of shoes and his last slice of bread to a poor lady in need of help.
Our picture book has been created especially for younger readers to help them learn the outline of the story before they arrive and so they can more easily recognise the characters.
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Elves & the Shoemaker casts for Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre, Monday 27 October – Saturday 1 November.
Bertie, the Shoemaker
Bettina, the Shoemaker's wife
Tap and Stitch, the Elves
Following the announcement that Northern Ballet is to première an adaptation of George Orwell’s 1984 by Jonathan Watkins in September 2015, the Leeds-based Company, which is celebrating its 45th anniversary year, has released details of its plans for spring 2015 with a season of iconic love stories giving 134 performances across 28 venues in the UK.
Last week ended with such riotous applause during the opening three performances of Dracula, luckily it continues it's run until Saturday 13 September and there's still tickets available so come and join us for this rare outing for the immortal Count.
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