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September 2013 enewsletter

This is an enewsletter from September 2013 kept here for archive purposes.

Northern Balelt September enewsletter
A Midsummer Night's Dream Returns
Don't miss your chance to experience the dream as our spectacular Olivier Award nominated ballet opens in Leeds this Friday before touring to Newcastle, Woking and Nottingham. Visit our mini-site to discover images, interviews and exclusive rehearsal footage.
Book now for A Midsummer Night's Dream
Visit the Midsummer mini-site
View our What's on Brochure online
Matthew Topliss & Pippa More in A Midsummer Night's Dream
New Northern Ballet dancers
Meet our new dancers
Get to know our five new dancers and meet Katherine Minor who joined the Company at the end of the spring 2013 season. She shares her first impressions of the Company.
Katherine's first impressions of the Company
Introducing the new dancers
Sponsor A Dancer
Pucker up
Ahead of Kevin Poeung taking on the role of Puck in A Midsummer Night's Dream, see him in a breathtaking original piece choreographed by Ballet Master Daniel De Andrade and new video interview.
Watch the video
Sponsor A Dancer
Kevin Poeung, photo Simon Weston
Toby Batley & Martha Leebolt in The Great Gatsby
Business of Ballet
Leeds Business Week comes to Northern Ballet. If you have a passion for business and you're interested in gaining a unique behind-the-scenes insight into the world of the business of ballet, book your place now for our free event on Mon 23 Sep. In this inspiring session hear from CEO Mark Skipper DL, our dancers and our Technical Director on how the Company comes together to deliver a busy national tour.
Book your place
Electric new season at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre
Enjoy thrilling dance from Phoenix Dance Theatre, Ballet Black, Company Chameleon and 2Faced Dance. Plus, keep your little ones entertained with family friendly performances including Northern Ballet's Three Little Pigs and Tutti Frutti & York Theatre Royal's The Boy Who Cried Wolf. Plus there's music, theatre and other events to look forward to.
View the full season brochure
What's on
Phoenix @ Home
Our friends Phoenix Dance Theatre open the new season at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre with Phoenix @ Home - an unmissable mixed programme showcasing three of the Company's most popular and powerful pieces.
Book for Phoenix @ Home
What's On
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Leeds West Yorkshire Playhouse
Fri 6 - Sat 14 Sep
Box Office 0113 213 7700
Newcastle Theatre Royal
Tue 17 - Sat 21 Sep
Box Office 08448 11 21 21
Woking New Victoria Theatre
Tue 24 - Sat 28 Sep
Box Office 0844 871 7645
Nottingham Theatre Royal
Tue 1 - Sat 5 Oct
Box Office 0115 989 5555
Norwich Theatre Royal
Wed 9 - Sat 12 Oct
Box Office 01603 630 000
Canterbury Marlowe Theatre
Tue 29 Oct - Sat 2 Nov
Box Office 01227 787787
Sheffield Lyceum Theatre
Tue 5 - Sat 9 Nov
Box Office 0114 249 6000
Bradford Alhambra Theatre
Wed 13 - Sat 16 Nov
Box Office 01274 432000
Manchester Palace Theatre
Tue 19 - Sat 23 Nov
Box Office 0844 871 3019
Three Little Pigs
Leeds The Hunslet Club
Sun 20 Oct
Leeds The Riley Theatre
Sat 26 Oct
Leeds Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre
Mon 28 Oct - Sat 2 Nov
Box Office 0113 220 8008
Relaxed performance available
Ugly Duckling
Touring to:
Newcastle Theatre Royal
Woking New Victoria Theatre
Nottingham Theatre Royal
Leeds Grand Theatre
Tue 17 Dec 2013 - Sat 4 Jan 2014
(Preview perfomance Mon 16 Dec 2013)
Box Office 0844 848 2700
Audio Described performance available
She's back - Cleopatra
Leeds Grand Theatre
Thu 6 - Sat 15 Mar 2014
Box Office 0844 848 2700
Sheffield Lyceum Theatre
Tue 25 - Sat 29 Mar 2014
Box Office 0114 249 6000
On sale 21 Sep 2013
Martha Leebolt as Cleopatra. Photo Jason Tozer
Spring 2014 tour dates
Northern Ballet
Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7PA
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Photos Merlin Hendy, Jason Tozer, Simon Lawson, Bill Cooper, Elliott Franks, Brian Slater

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