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Arts Award inspires young people to grow their arts and leadership talents: it's creative, valuable and accessible.

At Northern Ballet we share the Arts Award ethos and support, motivate and inspire young people using creative dance.

We are proud to be an Arts Award Centre and Arts Award Supporter, delivering all levels from Discover through to Gold. Arts Award offers young people up to the age of 25 a unique opportunity to develop creative, communication and leadership skills whilst earning a national qualification.

Through workshops, performances and talks, young people can explore the themes and creative teams behind our productions and gain an insight into Northern Ballet.

We can work with your school to offer a bespoke Arts Award project that will be created and delivered by our specialist dance artists. Outside of school, we offer the opportunity to achieve an Arts Award qualification through our Summer Course and with our Family Fun Day, taking place in October half term. If you are interested in attending a weekly class, the Academy of Northern Ballet also offer Arts Award with their Associate Training Programme

For more information please contact the Learning Team. Please note that due to the pandemic, we are currently unable to receive phone calls as our staff are working from home or furloughed. During this time, you can contact us via email at learning@northernballet.com.

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Arts Award is managed by Trinity College London in association with Arts Council England.

Photo Gavin Joynt.