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April 2014 e-newsletter

This is an enewsletter from April 2014 kept here for archive purposes.

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Morthern Ballet's April enewsletter
Welcome to our April enewsletter
Following the short but sweet revival of Cleopatra in March, our spring tour continues this month as Cinderella sets off to Hull and Cardiff on the next stops of its first UK tour. Our dancers are also in rehearsal for our Mixed Programme to be performed in London and Leeds, as well as A Midsummer Night's Dream which heads off on tour to three theatres in May, including our first ever visit to Southampton's Mayflower Theatre.
Martha Leebolt and Tobias Batley in Cinderella. Photo Bill Cooper.
Cinderella sparkles on tour
Our Russian heroine continues her first UK tour this month as our dazzling new Cinderella heads off to Hull New Theatre from 2 – 5 April and then to Cardiff New Theatre from 8 – 12 April.
Discover Cinderella
Teresa Saavedra Bordes and Mlindi Kulashe in Three Little Pigs. Photo Brian Slater
Three Little Pigs on CBeebies
We've worked with CBeebies once again, this time to film a TV adaptation of Three Little Pigs. The exact date will be announced soon, but it will be first broadcast over Easter so watch this space.
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Kenneth Tindall's Luminous Juncture, photo Emma Kauldhar.
Heading to Covent Garden
We will make our first ever visit to the Royal Opera House next month with our Mixed Programme at the Linbury Studio Theatre including the London Première of Kenneth Tindall's Luminous Junc•ture.
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A Step Closer
Get closer to Northern Ballet with workshops and post-show talks at our tour venues this spring. We also have audio-described performances and insight workshops for the visually impaired.
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Leeds, City of Dance
We've teamed up with Balbir Singh Dance Company, Northern School of Contemporary Dance, Phoenix Dance Theatre, RJC Dance and Yorkshire Dance to show how Leeds is the number one UK city for dance outside of London.
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60 seconds with Mlindi Kulashe
What ballet step is Mlindi most afraid of? We asked him this and much more in our 60 second interview.
60 Seconds with Mlindi Kulashe
Something else you might like
FLOWN by Priates of the Carabina
Get ready for a captivating night at the circus packed with thrills, extraordinary feats, laughs and live music. The stunning troupe of acrobats, aerialists, daredevil stuntmen and musicians are going to put on a jaw dropping spectacle for you.
23 – 24 April at Huddersfield Lawrence Batley Theatre.
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Bradford Internationsl Film Festival
The Bradford International Film Festival 2014 launched at the National Media Museum on 27 March. From the best of international cinema through to widescreen presentations of West Side Story, special guests and live performances from The Dodge Brothers and more, there's something for everyone this year!
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West Side Story in Leeds
Direct from a sell-out season at London Sadler's Wells, and following international critical acclaim, West Side Story comes to Leeds Grand Theatre from 20 – 31 May. With ground breaking choreography by Jerome Robbins, an unforgettable score by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim including the iconic songs Maria, Tonight, Somewhere, America and I Feel Pretty, West Side Story changed the face of musical theatre for ever.
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What's on
Three Little Pigs
Touring in 2014
Book now
Hull New Theatre
Wed 2 – Sat 5 Apr
Box Office 01482 300 300
Cardiff New Theatre
Tue 8 – Sat 12 Apr
Box Office 029 2087 8889
Norwich Theatre Royal
Tue 7 – Sat 11 Oct
Box Office 01603 630 000
On sale 1 May
Newcastle Theatre Royal
Tue 21 – Sat 25 Oct
Box Office 08448 11 21 21
Belfast Grand Opera House
Wed 5 – Sat 8 Nov
Box Office 028 9024 1919
On sale soon
Manchester Palace Theatre
Tue 18 – Sat 22 Nov
Box Office 0844 871 3019
Sheffield Lyceum Theatre
Tue 25 – Sat 29 Nov
Box Office 0114 249 6000
Mixed Programme
London The Linbury Studio Theatre
Thu 8 – Sat 10 May
Box Office 020 7304 4000
Leeds Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre
Wed 18 – Sat 21 Jun
Box Office 0113 220 8008
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Norwich Theatre Royal
Thu 13 – Sat 17 May
Box Office 01603 630 000
Milton Keynes Theatre
Thu 20 – Sat 24 May
Box Office 0844 871 7652
Southampton Mayflower Theatre
Wed 18 – Sat 31 May
Box Office 02380 711811
The Great Gatsby
Woking New Victoria Theatre
Thu 23 – Sat 27 Sep
Box Office 0844 871 7645
Nottingham Theatre Royal
Tue 30 Sep – Sat 4 Oct
Box Office 0115 989 5555
Canterbury Marlowe Theatre
Tue 28 Oct – Sat 1 Nov
Box Office 01227 787 787
Bradford Alhambra Theatre
Tue 11 – Sat 15 Nov
Box Office 01274 432 000
Leeds West Yorkshire Playhouse
Fri 5 – Sat 13 Sep
Box Office 0113 213 7700
Audio Described performance available
Peter Pan
Leeds Grand Theatre
Thu 11 – Sat 20 Dec
Box Office 0844 848 2700
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Photos Bill Cooper, Emma Kauldhar, Alistair Muir, Lisa Stonehouse, Justin Slee.
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