Spring Pop Up Intensive

5 April 2020

For students aged 11 – 16 years.

This one day course enables students to enjoy training in the professional headquarters of Northern Ballet in Leeds. 
The course includes learning the fundamentals of the Ichino technique in a ballet training class, the exclusive chance to learn Northern Ballet Company repertoire and an enhancement class. Dancers will share what they have learnt on the course in a parent/carer’s demonstration at the end of the day.

Application Process

Applications are now open. No audition is required for the Pop Up. To apply please complete the application form and submit the relevant photographs. All applicants will be notified on the outcome of their application following the closing date. Ballet staff will review all applications and offer places to those most suitable for the course. Those offered a place will be sent confirmation and payment details.
The cost of the Pop Up is £45. Places are limited!

Please read our photo and video requirements before you complete the application form as the form can not be saved once you start to complete it


Photo and video requirements

Required Photographs:
Our application forms will require you to upload photographs. All photographs should be taken in bare feet with either leotard & convertible tights or vest & shorts. Please include all the required photos for the course/s you are applying for.

Please have photographs ready before you complete the application form as the form can not be saved once you start to complete it

  • Facing forwards tendu in second (bare feet)
  • Rise on demi – pointe in second (bare feet)
  • Grande plie in profile (bare feet, second position)
  • Second arabesque in profile (bare feet, 13+ years only)
  • Developpe a la second (bare feet, 13 years + only)
Please note the closing date for applications is Monday 3 February. Any applications received after the closing date will be considered for a place on our waiting list. 
If you have any questions please contact the academy at academy@northernballet.com

'I really liked the atmosphere of the classes, I have learnt new things from the course and new ways to work my body. I feel I have learnt things that I can apply to my everyday classes to strengthen my technique'

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