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Northern Ballet dancers in A Midsummer Night's Dream. Photo Emma Kauldhar.
Posted by Northern Ballet on Sun 12 Jan 2014.

On 11 January the Technical team set off to China and today (12 January) the dancers and rest of the Northern Ballet crew...

Cinderella and the magician. Photo Bill Cooper.
Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 17 Dec 2013.

Our new full-length ballet, and second of 2013, Cinderella opens tonight at Leeds Grand Theatre! A few lucky people have...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 27 Aug 2013.

How to make a living in dance and how to have a long career On Wednesday 23 October 2013, Dance UK and partners Yorkshire...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 23 Jul 2013.

It's the season for babies - not only do we have two members of staff expecting very soon but their Royal Highnesses William...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Wed 7 Nov 2012.

The first review of Beauty & the Beast came from Laura Thompson of the Telegraph. She says, It is really rather wonderful....

Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 26 Oct 2012.

SOLD OUT! Friday 9 November, 9.30am - 6pm At Northern Ballet & Yorkshire Dance Dance UK's Launch in Leeds 2012 is a...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 23 Oct 2012.

Last week it was announced that our very own Graham Kotowich has been awarded the Indspire Métis Youth Award for his work in...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 12 Oct 2012.

One of our Academy pianists, Lee Shiel, will be taking part in the Helloween on the Humber reloaded challenge on Saturday...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Wed 19 Sep 2012.

On Sunday 21st October 2012 Angela Rippon will be chairing a Gala Event, "Celebration - In a Class of their Own" in the...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 10 Aug 2012.

We would like to congratulate our fellow Yorkshire men and women on their fantastic success so far at the Olympics! Yorkshire...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Wed 1 Aug 2012.

For the past year I have looked forward to Thursday mornings. On a day to day basis Northern Ballet is a pretty special place...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 14 May 2012.

On Saturday 12 May 2012, along with Phoenix Dance Theatre we held our second Open House inviting everyone to...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 14 May 2012.

Kenneth Tindall has been invited to compete for an award at the 26th International Competition for Choreographers in Hannover...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Thu 22 Mar 2012.

Northern Ballet is thrilled to announce an exciting new full-length ballet for 2013. The Great Gatsby, choreographed by David...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 19 Mar 2012.

Click here to go to The Great Gatsby production page. This just in - we are producing a brand new ballet for 2013 - The Great...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 28 Feb 2012.

Ryan Hall of Championship winning Leeds Rhinos received a ballet masterclass from Northern Ballet's Antoinette Brooks-Daw and...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Wed 4 Jan 2012.

Before Christmas we held a party for our Mini Movers and Moving Minis (classes for children aged 18months - 4years old). We...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 14 Nov 2011.

We're celebrating after receiving another award for our new home with Phoenix Dance Theatre on Friday night. Our architects...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 4 Nov 2011.

Last Thursday the dark early evening rain and wind intensified the atmosphere of suspense and expectation around the Leeds Town...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 31 Oct 2011.

On 20 October group bookers from Leeds, Sheffield and Hull were invited to a very special evening at Northern Ballet. The...

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