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Northern Ballet and The Ivy launch Gatsby themed event for young people

Thursday 9 March, 6pm
The Ivy Victoria Quarter, Leeds Grand Theatre

Northern Ballet have partnered with The Ivy Victoria Quarter to launch Gatsby Exclusive: Under 30s Event, a Gatsby themed event for young people living in Leeds.

Ticket holders can enjoy a glamorous pre-show drinks reception at the stunning Ivy Victoria Quarter on Thursday 9 March before attending a performance of the critically acclaimed ballet The Great Gatsby at Leeds Grand Theatre for just £15 per person.

The door of the restaurant The Ivt shaded by a green awning in the bright sunshine

As well as supporting the Company’s ongoing mission to make ballet accessible to all, this new event coincides with The Great Gatsby’s 10th anniversary since first premiering at Leeds Grand Theatre in March 2013.

In the page to stage adaptation, Jay Gatsby’s Long Island mansion buzzes day and night with the young, the rich and the beautiful. But as the champagne flows at his glitzy parties, glamour and romance give way to jealousy and tragedy. Because in Prohibition-era New York, everybody has something to hide...

Dancers leaping in unison

Tickets to Northern Ballet’s Gatsby Exclusive: Under 30s Event are strictly limited so early booking is advised. Bookers must be aged between 18 and 30 to be eligible.

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Images from The Great Gatsby taken by Emily Nuttall.