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Three dancers perform in front of a large lit tree. Two dance around the other stood in the centre, holding their hands.

Merlin Audience Reviews

Merlin has cast its spell over audiences since its world première performances in Nottingham.

Find out what they thought and book your tickets for the ballet that has had audiences on their feet.

"Absolutely captivating, the dance, the orchestra, sets and costumes were truly magnificent. A new classic you must go."
"A truly stunning production. I loved every moment!"
"I'd never seen a ballet before and had no idea what to expect. Completely took my breath away - I had goosebumps all the way through. Amazing."
Two dancers performing on stage. The man holds the woman in front of him as she extends her arms, en pointe with one leg outstretched.
"A truly spectacular production. The dancing was unbelievable. The new music was full of majesty and humour. The magic was worth the price of admission alone. I couldn’t work out how they did it. The sets and costumes were luxurious and clever. In a word...go!"
"A stunning production. Northern Ballet triumphs again."
"Very enjoyable production - vibrant music, fabulous costumes, clever lighting effects and beautiful dancing. I would recommend thoroughly."
"Absolutely LOVED it. Fantastic choreography, amazing dancers & a perfect score."
"The dancers being fabulous is a given but I loved the lighting, staging and costumes. Well done to everyone involved. It’s a triumph!"
"Best night’s entertainment for such a long time."
Kevin Poeung as Merlin in Merlin. Photo Caroline Holden

Photos Emma Kauldhar and Caroline Holden.