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Joseph Taylor as Wadjet in a photoshoot image for Northern Ballet's 50th anniversary. Photo Guy Farrow.

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Leeds Dance PArtnership
11.01.21

Vacancy: Programme Coordinator

We are now looking for a Programme Coordinator, working with us on a freelance basis through until December 2021.
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PRincess Beatrice clasps the memory of Liko holding her in his arms
10.12.20

Victoria wins South Bank Sky Arts Award

Victoria, a ballet by Cathy Marston, has won the prestigious dance award at a socially distant filmed ceremony in London.
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Northern Ballet dancers posing in front of a large number 50 wearing costumes of different productions. Photo Guy Farrow.
28.11.20

Reflecting on 50 Years

Despite the impact of the pandemic, we reflect on some of the ways we were able to celebrate our 50th anniversary,
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Ballet Black dancers
28.10.20

Black History Month

As we approach the end of Black History Month, we wanted to reflect on some of the content we've been engaging with and highlight a few upcoming events from our dance colleagues.
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Dancers stretching at the barre in the Academy's adult class. Photo Kathie Tiffany.
08.10.20

Help tackle employee wellbeing with new Breaktime Barre Workshops

Our new Employee Wellbeing Workshops help to address a national rise in anxiety reported in the British workforce.
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Dangerous Liaisons
23.09.20

Northern Ballet returns to live performance

We are delighted to announce that next month we will be returning to the stage for our first live performances since the initiation of lockdown in March.
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Northern Ballet dancers in The Great Gatsby. Photo Emma Kauldhar.
01.08.20

A royal catch up with HRH The Earl of Wessex

On Wednesday 29 July, we were honoured to catch up with our Royal Patron HRH The Earl of Wessex on a video call.
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Minju-Kang-and-Lorenzo-Trossello-in-ROOTS.Photo-Emily-Nuttall
28.07.20

Burberry Inspire and American Ballet Theatre

We've teamed up with American Ballet Theatre to make four new dance films as part of the Burberry Inspire programme.
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Bring back the magic appeal main image with no text
20.07.20

Merlin Postponement

It is with regret that we announce that the world première of Merlin has been postponed due to the ongoing implications of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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The ancient and withered Dracula finds sustenance from Harker's vigour
21.05.20

David Nixon OBE’s Dracula to be shown on BBC Four and iPlayer

David Nixon OBE’s Dracula will be shown on BBC Four on Sunday 31 May and BBC iPlayer throughout June as part of their popular Pay As You Feel Digital Season.
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Northern Ballet dancers
27.03.20

Pay As You Feel Digital Season Announced

Despite the national lockdown, we're continuing our mission to bring world-class ballet to your doorstep. All we ask is that, if you can, please make a donation when you watch.
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Dancer leaps holding light in his hands.
23.03.20

Tour postponements: latest update and affected venues

Northern Ballet regrets that a number of our performances have been cancelled. A list of affected performances can be found below.
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