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Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 21 Dec 2018.

Northern Ballet office opening hours for Christmas and New Year 2018/19. Saturday 22 December 2018...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Thu 20 Dec 2018.

In 1973, when we were still known as our original company name – Northern Dance Theatre, we produced this programme to tell our...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 30 Nov 2018.

2018 has been another wonderful year for Northern Ballet. Here we look at just a few of our highlights. Awards UK...

Posted by Northern Ballet Learning on Fri 21 Sep 2018.

Our Dance for Parkinson’s classes in Garforth have now begun! Philippa and Annemarie from our Learning & Academy...

Posted by Northern Ballet Learning on Tue 7 Aug 2018.

Expressions returned to Northern Ballet last month, filling our building with a fantastic energy as over 200 performers took to...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 2 Jul 2018.

In memory of Dame Gillian Lynne 1926 – 2018 Here at Northern Ballet we were greatly saddened to learn that Dame Gillian Lynne...

Northern Ballet dancers in Ugly Duckling. Photo Brian Slater.
Posted by Northern Ballet Learning on Fri 29 Jun 2018.

For three days in August, Northern Ballet will be teaming up with CBBC as part of their Summer Social in Liverpool. The event,...

Posted by Elise Warner on Fri 29 Jun 2018.

As Expressions 2018 approaches, we’re delighted to see that George Williams’ WIRED, which was premièred at last year's...

Posted by Academy of Northern Ballet on Wed 27 Jun 2018.

Back by popular demand we have a number of additional Over 55s and Adult Drop-in classes taking place over summer. Phone...

David Nixon OBE. Photo Justin Slee.
Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 22 Jun 2018.

We are delighted to announce that on Thursday 21 June at a ceremony in Canada, Artistic Director David Nixon OBE was awarded...

Posted by Northern Ballet Learning on Wed 11 Apr 2018.

Here at Northern Ballet, we are showing support for World Parkinson’s Day, as organisations come together on an international...

Posted by Northern Ballet Learning on Tue 6 Mar 2018.

As part of the Learning Department’s busy programme of work, our Dance Education Officer Philippa Ranger has been delivering...

Posted by Northern Ballet Learning on Wed 28 Feb 2018.

Did you know that Thursday 1 March is International Wheelchair Day? This annual day enables wheelchair users from across the...

Posted by Academy of Northern Ballet on Tue 6 Feb 2018.

Hi!  My name is Jonathan and I am a student at the Academy of Northern Ballet. I have been with the Academy...

Posted by Northern Ballet Learning on Tue 9 Jan 2018.

This Saturday 13 January, Northern Ballet’s Ability dancers will perform at Diverse Fest. This fantastic performance festival...

Posted by Northern Ballet Learning on Wed 20 Dec 2017.

This month, we were delighted to perform our children’s ballet Ugly Duckling at the Bangladeshi Centre and Nightingale Primary...

To celebrate our third and final world première of 2017 – The Little Mermaid – we launched a Pointe Shoe Appeal to help our...

School children watching a Northern Ballet performance at the Leeds Grand Theatre.
Posted by Northern Ballet Learning on Thu 14 Dec 2017.

On Thursday 7 December more than 800 primary and secondary school pupils attended the START matinee performance of The Little...

Inspired by our Pointe Shoe Appeal and latest world première The Little Mermaid, Patron of Northern Ballet Kimberley Hattersley...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Thu 14 Dec 2017.

You're invited On Thursday 8 February from 6pm we are delighted to host a special Northern Ballet Fundraising Dinner, and...

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