China 2016 - To Shanghai!

Published on Monday 1 February, 2016

Last Tuesday & Wednesday Dancers, Stage and Technical Teams set off for China to perform The Great Gatsby in Shanghai and Beijing. Here's a snapshot of their fist leg...

Setting off

It wasn't all plain sailing though...

But we got there in the end.

In Shanghai

 

Hi Shanghai ???? #Shanghai #NorthernBallet #ChinaTour #TheBund

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Yuyuan Gardens #Shanghai #YuyuanGardens

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#shanghaigrandtheatre @northernballet #NBChina16

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A full house for opening night...

Rehearsing

 

I really love my beautiful company. Touring with such a good bunch of people makes all struggles worthwhile. Thanks y'all

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First class in Shanghai, wake up call for the body after many hours of travelling and sightseeing

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On to Beijing

In old money this is 187mph!

The teams made it safe and sound...

We'll post more pictures from our latest adventures in China soon...


Thanks to everyone who has let us share their photos of the journey.

Phill UpNorth
Digital Manager

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