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Posted by Northern Ballet on Sat 23 Apr 2016.

On 23 April 1616 at the age of 52, William Shakespeare died leaving a legacy of some of the best-loved works of comedy, drama...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Thu 21 Apr 2016.

Charlotte Brontë was born two hundred years ago on 21 April 1816. With our new production of Jane Eyre just around the corner...

Posted by Northern Ballet Learning on Fri 18 Mar 2016.

This week has been National Apprenticeship Week and as Northern Ballet now employs two apprentices it is a nice time to reflect...

Posted by Rebecca Maude on Thu 3 Mar 2016.

Inspired by the new exhibition of work by Yorkshire artist Tom Wood, Ballet at the Gallery saw six short ballet pieces created...

Posted by Phill G on Thu 3 Mar 2016.

It's World Book Day and what better way to celebrate the literary treats we've turned into ballets? This year alone we're...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Sun 28 Feb 2016.

Did you miss 1984, a ballet by Jonathan Watkins when it aired on BBC Four on Sunday 28 February? Don't worry - it's available...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 19 Feb 2016.

We'd like to wish Dame Gillian Lynne a very happy birthday from all of us at Northern Ballet as she turns 90 on Saturday 20...

Posted by Lauren Godfrey on Thu 11 Feb 2016.

There's just two days to go until our dancers arrive in Harrogate this Saturday for an exciting performance at the Mercer Art...

Posted by Ernest and Harry on Tue 9 Feb 2016.

Hi there, it’s Harry the Hare! Since the new year, me and Ernest the Tortoise have been helping Northern Ballet spread the...

Posted by Phill G on Fri 5 Feb 2016.

After performing to sell-out houses in Shanghai it's on to the magnificent 2,400 seat NCPA (National Centre for Performing Arts...

Posted by Phill G on Wed 3 Feb 2016.

After arriving at Beijing and before the opening of The Great Gatsby at the NCPA (National Centre for Performing Arts) some of...

Posted by Phill G on Mon 1 Feb 2016.

Last Tuesday & Wednesday Dancers, Stage and Technical Teams set off for China to perform The Great Gatsby in Shanghai and...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 19 Jan 2016.

Northern Ballet are a Company that never stands still. Directly after our incredibly popular Christmas season of The Nutcracker...

Posted by Academy of Northern Ballet on Mon 18 Jan 2016.

Students from the Academy of Northern Ballet’s Centre for Advanced Training (CAT) programme have been selected by Leeds City...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 18 Jan 2016.

Northern Ballet performed at a sell-out Sadler’s Wells Gala to honour Jonathan Ollivier’s life on 18 January. Dancers from...

Posted by Lauren Godfrey on Wed 6 Jan 2016.

The Academy of Northern Ballet is delighted to be working in collaboration with The Dancing House in Gomersal to offer classes...

Posted by Rebecca Maude on Thu 31 Dec 2015.

2015 has been a busy year, kicking off the spring season with the UK première of Jean-Christophe Maillot's Romeo and...

Posted by Northern Ballet Learning on Tue 15 Dec 2015.

We’re certainly feeling the Christmas spirit in the Learning office, as we’ve been busy delivering workshops based on The...

Posted by Liz Rose on Wed 9 Dec 2015.

If you’re still looking for the perfect present, don’t worry it’s not too late and we're here to pointe you in the right...

Posted by Rebecca Maude on Tue 8 Dec 2015.

2015 has been another truly wonderful year for Northern Ballet. We received several nominations for both the Company and...

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