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Northern Ballet is a purpose-built, six-storey facility located on Quarry Hill in central Leeds in the thriving cultural quarter.

We share our home with Phoenix Dance TheatreNorthern Ballet Academy and students from Leeds Beckett University's performing arts courses. It is a vibrant and exciting venue with lots going on including dance classes for everyone in our 7 large dance studios, performances in the 230-seat Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre and exhibitions in our atrium. We have a number of spaces available for hire for rehearsals, meetings and conferences.

How to find us

Address: Northern Ballet, 2 St Cecilia Street, Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7PA

Telephone: 0113 220 8008

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Getting to us

By Train

Leeds City Station, situated on New Station Street, is approximately a fifteen minute walk from Northern Ballet.

By Bus & Coach

The central bus and coach station is opposite the West Yorkshire Playhouse and two minutes from Northern Ballet. Regular services operate from Hull, London and Manchester.

By Road

Please note there is extensive traffic works around Leeds City Centre, please allow extra time for your journey.

Leeds is located at the crossroads of the M62 and the M1 and just a few kilometres from the A1. When entering the City follow the brown road signs for West Yorkshire Playhouse at Quarry Hill just off the A64 York Road in the centre of Leeds or you can follow the City Centre Loop signs. Major attractions, including the West Yorkshire Playhouse, are identified on the Loop signs. Northern Ballet is at Loop Junction 12.

Car Parking

We have two accessible parking bays alongside the building. The closest public car park is at Leeds markets, a multi-storey NCP car park (LS2 7EA) located just next to the bus station and Kirkgate Market. The NCP is open 7 days a week, 365 days a year from 6am to 11pm.

By Air

We have two international airports located nearby - Leeds Bradford and Manchester.

Photo Jonathan Taylor.