From the Archive: Rudolf Nureyev in Swan Lake
Rudolf Nureyev and Elisabeth Maurin in Swan Lake, 4 December 1986. Photos Ian Woollams.
Submitted by Northern Ballet on Fri, 2019-02-08 10:48
Festive opening hours
Northern Ballet office opening hours for Christmas and New Year 2018/19.
Submitted by Northern Ballet on Fri, 2018-12-21 16:26
From the Archive: 1973 Company Programme
In 1973, when we were still known as our original company name – Northern Dance Theatre, we produced this programme to tell our story and show the range and diversity of our work.
Submitted by Northern Ballet on Thu, 2018-12-20 10:32
2018 has been another wonderful year for Northern Ballet. Here we look at just a few of our highlights.
UK Theatre Awards Achievement in Dance
BroadwayWorld UK Awards Outstanding Achievement in a New Dance Production (The Little Mermaid)
Artistic Director David Nixon OBE was awarded the Canada National Ballet School’s Ken McCarter Award for Distinguished National Ballet School Alumni
Submitted by Northern Ballet on Fri, 2018-11-30 09:50
Dame Gillian Lynne
Remembering Dame Gillian Lynne 1926 - 2018.
Submitted by Northern Ballet on Mon, 2018-07-02 10:44
Artistic Director David Nixon OBE receives prestigious award in Canada
David Nixon OBE was awarded the Canada National Ballet School’s Ken McCarter Award for Distinguished Alumni.
Submitted by Northern Ballet on Fri, 2018-06-22 15:45
We are hosting a special Northern Ballet Fundraising Dinner at our world-class studios at Quarry Hill.
Submitted by Northern Ballet on Thu, 2017-12-14 10:00
2017 has been a phenomenal year for Northern Ballet. We performed three world premières and received several awards and nominations for both the Company and individuals.
BBC star Anita Rani joined the Board of Directors
Nominated for the CIM Marketing Excellence Award in the Innovation - Not-For-Profit/Public Sector category (1984)
Submitted by Northern Ballet on Thu, 2017-12-07 10:55
Talking pointe with Kimberley Hattersley-Barton
Kimberley Hattersley-Barton attends our Academy Open Classes and is a Patron of Northern Ballet. Here she gives her insight into preparing the perfect pointe shoe.
What make are your pointe shoes?
I wear Bloch’s Serenade pointe shoes in size 4. I don’t have them specifically made for me but they have to be professionally fitted at my local dance shop.
Submitted by Northern Ballet on Fri, 2017-10-27 14:20
Performing at the Royal Opera House
Tonight and tomorrow Northern Ballet will be performing on the Main Stage at the Royal Opera House for the first time as part of Kenneth MacMillan: a National Celebration.
Submitted by Northern Ballet on Thu, 2017-10-26 12:18