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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.
Casts for performances of 1984. The information on this page will be updated as regularly as possible. Please note all casts are subject to change without notice. Sheffield, Lyceum Theatre Tue 20 – Sat 24 Oct
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 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...
Watch our videos of 1984 Click a title to see the video...
A snippet from Act 1 filmed during rehearsals of 1984 on 28 August 2015. Choreographed by Jonathan Watkins, music by Alex Baranowski.
As one man risks everything to fall in love, join Northern Ballet for the World Première of Jonathan Watkins’ 1984. Recently awarded Best Company at the European Taglioni Ballet Awards, Northern Ballet is bringing this cult-classic to life with the World Première just 10 days away at the West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds from 5 – 12 September 2015. This thought-provoking tale of love and betrayal will also tour nationally in autumn 2015 and spring 2016.


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