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Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 29 Aug 2017.

We are often asked about how we show emotion through dance, so we asked our Graduate students to come up with a movement to...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 14 Aug 2017.

On Tuesday 8 August we were delighted to welcome over 65 Friends, Patrons and invited guests to a full day of rehearsals at our...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 27 Jun 2017.

The Arts Council England announced its National Portfolio: 2018-22 on Tuesday 27 June. We are delighted that our application...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 6 Jun 2017.

We are delighted to share that Jane Eyre has been nominated in the dance category at this year's South Bank Sky Arts Awards....

Posted by Northern Ballet on Thu 27 Apr 2017.

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Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 10 Apr 2017.

The matinee performance at Milton Keynes Theatre on Saturday 22 April will be dedicated to the memory of George Grant, a friend...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 6 Jun 2016.

We are delighted to have won the dance award at the South Bank Sky Arts Awards for our production of 1984. Presented at a...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 13 May 2016.

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

Posted by Northern Ballet on Sat 23 Apr 2016.

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...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Thu 21 Apr 2016.

After its successful world première tour in 2016, we are delighted to be touring Jane Eyre as part of our Spring 2018...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Sun 28 Feb 2016.

Did you miss 1984, a ballet by Jonathan Watkins when it aired on BBC Four on Sunday 28 February? Don't worry - it's available...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 19 Feb 2016.

We'd like to wish Dame Gillian Lynne a very happy birthday from all of us at Northern Ballet as she turns 90 on Saturday 20...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 19 Jan 2016.

Northern Ballet are a Company that never stands still. Directly after our incredibly popular Christmas season of The Nutcracker...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 18 Jan 2016.

Northern Ballet performed at a sell-out Sadler’s Wells Gala to honour Jonathan Ollivier’s life on 18 January. Dancers from...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Wed 11 Nov 2015.

Matthew Bourne's New Adventures and Re:Bourne are staging an evening of dance at Sadler's Well to celebrate the life of...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Tue 15 Sep 2015.

Last Wednesday 9 September, Northern Ballet were privileged to enjoy a visit from our royal patron HRH the Earl of Wessex KG...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 13 Mar 2015.

Christopher Gable CBE was born 13 March 1940 and in his career danced with the Sadler's Wells Opera Ballet, Covent Garden Opera...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Fri 12 Sep 2014.

On Friday 12 September after that day's performance of Dracula our Artistic Director, David Nixon OBE, will be answering your...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 28 Jul 2014.

It's the last week of July, the sun is shining and the sutumn tour comes ever closer. Rehearsals continue for Dracula, The...

Posted by Northern Ballet on Mon 31 Mar 2014.

The week kicks off today with Three Little Pigs north of the border at Stirling's MacRobert Theatre before arriving at Durham...

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