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


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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Man in checked shirt and blue jacket looking directly at the camera.

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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Girl poses in front of a camera

Burberry Inspire Showcase

Watch the films created by students from Carlton Keighley and South Craven schools as part of our Burberry Inspire programme.
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Two masked dancers look down at an illuminated chess board

Guy Perricone to become Northern Ballet’s new Chair

Northern Ballet is pleased to announce that Guy Perricone will succeed Sir David Wootton as Chair from 25 July 2022.
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A photo of Northern Ballet dancer Abigail Prudames raised aloft by Northern Ballet dancers in David Nixon OBE's The Little Mermaid. Photo Emma Kauldhar, 2017.

Promotions and Joiners For the New Season

We will welcome six new dancers for the 2022/23 season, the first with Federico Bonelli as Artistic Director.
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David Nixon OBE. Joan Russell Photography

Former Northern Ballet Artistic Director David Nixon awarded CBE

Former Northern Ballet Artistic Director David Nixon has received a CBE for services to dance, in Her Majesty the Queen’s Birthday Honours list 2022.
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A female dancer in light 18th century costume reaches into the distance with her leg aloft, supported from behind by a male dancer in gold costume.

Vacancy: Chair of Trustees

We are looking to appoint a new Chair of Trustees as we move into an exciting period of artistic and strategic planning.
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Black and white photo of Federico Bonelli discussing rehearsal with Christelle Horna in the studio

Introducing Federico Bonelli

This week we welcomed our new Artistic Director Federico Bonelli. Watch our new video interview to hear about his career so far and his hopes for Northern Ballet.
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