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Daisy and Jay dancing together on the pier by Long Island Sound

Arts Council England Funding

We're delighted that Northern Ballet has been confirmed as one of Arts Council England (ACE)'s National Portfolio Organisations for the period 2023 - 26.
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The Magic of Live Theatre

In celebration of World Ballet Day, Northern Ballet have launched a new advert for their upcoming tour of The Nutcracker that celebrates the magic of live theatre.
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Dancers stands one arm raised and following that line with their gaze.

World Ballet Day 2022

Go behind the scenes at the world's leading ballet companies.
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Mthuthuzeli November on Wailers

Ahead of the London première of our new ballet Wailers next week, we sat down with choreographer and composer Mthuthuzeli November to discuss the meaning behind the piece. 
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A female dancer in black leotard is lifted in the air by a male dance in black trunks and grey vest.

Northern Ballet Auditions

Northern Ballet are looking for both corps and soloist dancers for the 2023-24 season.
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Photograph of Bernard Atha

Bernard Atha CBE

We are deeply saddened by the passing of our Honorary President and former Chairman Bernard Atha CBE.
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Marilla in a blue dress, sat on the floor looking at the stars, smiling wanly

The Little Mermaid Photos

Brand new photos from the stage.
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New Executive Director

Northern Ballet is delighted to announce that David Collins is joining the Company as its new Executive Director.
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Evelina & Erina, the little mermaid's sisters, play with flotsam - here an earing

The Little Mermaid Videos

Clips and excerpts from The Little Mermaid.
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Marilla, in a light shiff and blue top, dances in front of the gathering on land, all wearing reds, and they are all watching her

The Little Mermaid Casts

Casts for The Little Mermaid at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre, subject to change.
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Queen Elizabeth II in a yellow/green outfit standing in front of photographers

Our condolences

We are deeply saddened by the passing of HM The Queen. 
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Abigail Prudames and Joseph Taylor on the poster image for The Little Mermaid, taken by Guy Farrow

Finding Your Voice with Mermaids Across the World

Hans Christian Andersen’s The Little Mermaid is known as a classic tale where a young mermaid loses her voice, enduring immense pain to make the ultimate sacrifice for love.
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