Production credits

  • Music Claude-Michel Schönberg
  • Choreography David Nixon OBE
  • Scenario Claude-Michel Schönberg, David Nixon & Patricia Doyle
  • Orchestrations John Longstaff and Claude-Michel Schönberg
  • Co-directed by David Nixon & Patricia Doyle
  • Design David Nixon & Christopher Giles
  • Lighting Tim Mitchell
  • Projections Nina Dunn

We would like to extend special thanks to the following people

  • Ali Allen – Statues, Gods' head dresses
  • Julie Anderson – Supervision of in-house costume makers and realisation of designs
  • Elise Baker – Wigs maker
  • Heather Burtt – Hand painted flowers
  • Kim Brassley – Wardrobe supervisor
  • Lorna Clayton – In-house costumes
  • Delstar – Stage lifts
  • Olivia Dermot Walsh – Sword design
  • Chris Duffelen – Dyeing
  • Dave Gillan – Scenic painting
  • Paula Grosvenor – In-house costumes
  • Monique Hollinshead – Wadjet and armoured costume making
  • Claire O'Neill – In-house costumes
  • Carly Marsh – In-house costumes
  • Naomi Parker – Gods' wings
  • Mikhaila Pye – In-house costumes
  • Linda Rowland – Roman headwear
  • Helen Russell – Wigs supervisor
  • Jane Smith – Head dresses
  • Steve Wilkins – Bridge Design, CAD Drawing
  • Leonie Willett – In-house costumes
  • Jessica Woods – In-house costumes
  • Q Division – Stage Construction
  • XL Video – Projection equipment

Tour dates

Cleopatra is resting for now, come back for updates.

Running time 2hr 15min.

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Cleopatra contains adult themes which are unsuitable for younger audiences. Age guidance 12+.
We're sorry if that means you feel you aren't able to come and see us. Our performances of The Nutcracker and our new family ballet, Beauty & the Beast are suitable for all ages so we hope we'll see you again soon.
All dates are correct at the time of publication but Northern Ballet reserves the right to make changes where necessary without prior notice.