Join our newsletter

Get our free monthly newsletter and other exciting updates

* required

Blogs

Getting little feet moving

Published on

Northern Ballet’s Learning team always have a wide variety of projects on the go, whether out on tour or in Leeds. Find out about two recent projects working with young people across Yorkshire…

Children’s Centres, Leeds

Expressions 2016

Published on

Here at Northern Ballet we are very much looking forward to our annual Expressions platform on Wednesday 22 June.

Expressions is a dance sharing which brings together inclusive dance groups from all over the UK, giving talented disabled dancers the chance to showcase their skills to an audience on a professional stage. Northern Ballet invities local organisations who deliver programmes for disabled people to perform in a professional space and share their work. 

1984 Reviews and reactions

Published on

We'll gather together reviews and posts from people who've seen 1984; let us know what you thought by using the hashtag #NB1984 on social media.

jump to audience reactions

Reviews

Celebrating with the Hepworth Wakefield

Published on
On Saturday 21 May, Northern Ballet will be part of a weekend of celebrations for the Hepworth Wakefield’s 5th birthday.

Beauty & the Beast Premières in Perth

Published on

Northern Ballet Artistic Director, David Nixon OBE, has been in Australia with West Australian Ballet to stage his Beauty & the Beast.

David created the ballet for Christmas 2011 at Leeds Grand Theatre before it toured to eleven cities in the UK from Canterbury to Edinburgh.

West Australian Ballet will be performing Beauty & the Beast 13 - 28 May at His Majesty's Theatre, Perth.

Brontë birthday at the gallery

Published on

A couple of weeks ago we celebrated the birthday of a very special lady. Not the Queen (though we do hope you had a lovely 90th birthday Your Majesty!) but Charlotte Brontë, the inspirational author whose most famous novel Jane Eyre is destined to become the newest addition to our repertoire. Born on 21 April 1816, this year is the 200th anniversary of her birth triggering an international celebration of her life, works and all things Brontë.

South Bank Sky Arts Awards

Published on
Northern Ballet is delighted to have been nominated for 1984 in the South Bank Sky Arts Awards.

Shakespeare 400

Published on

On 23 April 1616 at the age of 52, William Shakespeare died leaving a legacy of some of the best-loved works of comedy, drama and history the world has ever known.

This year we’ll be performing Romeo and Juliet in Sheffield, Canterbury, Belfast, Woking, and Bradford to help celebrate this titan of literature’s long-lasting work.

Happy Birthday, Charlotte Brontë

Published on

Charlotte Brontë was born two hundred years ago on 21 April 1816. With our new production of Jane Eyre just around the corner we’re celebrating by taking a look at the impact she and her writings still have today.

Please note we have no control over the content of external websites.

National Apprenticeship Week

Published on

This week has been National Apprenticeship Week and as Northern Ballet now employs two apprentices it is a nice time to reflect on their experiences. 

Keisha is approaching the end of her 18 month apprenticeship in the Learning team where she has been developing the skills and experience to become a Dance Education Officer.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - blogs