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Casts for 1984 at Southampton 4 - 7 May. Subject to change.
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 in iPlayer until 28 March, just click here
Northern Ballet’s critically acclaimed production of 1984 will be shown on BBC Four after being commissioned by The Space as part of its collaboration with BBC Arts. The new ballet, which premièred in Leeds in early September 2015, was filmed during live performances at Manchester’s Palace Theatre during the first leg of its World Première Tour and will be screened on BBC Four at 7.30pm on 28 February 2016.
Northern Ballet has released details of its spring 2016 season which will see popular classic titles brought to life through the Company’s unique blend of dance and storytelling. Northern Ballet’s new season includes the return of audience favourite Swan Lake, the continuation of 1984 and the World Première of Cathy Marston’s Jane Eyre as well as the first UK tour of the Company’s latest children’s ballet Tortoise & the Hare.
We'll gather together reviews and posts from people who've seen 1984; let us know what you think in the comments below or by using the hashtag #NB1984 on social media. jump to audience reactions jump to Edinburgh press reactions Reviews Northern Ballet: 1984 review – sleight of hand that chills and unsettles
Watch these amazing excerpts from 1984. Featuring dancers Martha Leebolt, Tobias Batley, Javier Torres, and Victoria Sibson. Filmed and edited by
In September 2015 we held a preview event for 1984 at Manchester's Palace Theatre with My Times Plus.
Check out these amazing photos from 1984 taken by Emma Kauldhar.
We asked the audience what they thought of our new ballet as they left the auditorium on opening night; this is what they told us...


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