Skip to main content
Melvin Lawovi in A Lonely Summer's Day, American Ballet Theatre

A Lonely Summer's Day

Part of a collaboration between Northern Ballet, Burberry Inspire and American Ballet Theatre.

Burberry Inspire, the first in-school arts and culture programme of its kind, bring together innovative, virtual partnerships between Yorkshire and New York to support students. Northern Ballet has worked with American Ballet Theatre to create four new dance films, featuring professional dancers performing choreography by students from West Yorkshire and New York City.

If you can, please help us to protect our people and our work during these unprecedented times and make a donation when you watch.


Production Credits

Creative Direction & Choreography
Choreography & Performance
Filmed by
  • Yan Chen
  • Tsung Jui Chuang (Albert)
  • Sung Yu Lee (Sean)
Edited by

Special thanks to Charlotte H from Castleford Academy, UK who inspired the choreography of this piece.