Get the Mermaid Look

Northern Ballet's Wigs & Make-up Manager Harriet Rogers shows you how to recreate an ethereal mermaid look from our new ballet The Little Mermaid.

Dancer Miki Akuta

Products

  • Eyebrow Wax or Grease Paint – We recommend Kryolan Eyebrow Plastic Special FX Wax or Kryolan Supracolor Grease Paint in white
  • Translucent Fixing Powder – We used Grimas Translucent Powder
  • MAC Studio Fix Fluid Foundation – We used shade NC10
  • French Connection UK Cream Eye Shadow – Shade: Leprechaun
  • MAC Dazzle Shadow – Shade: Can’t Stop, Don’t Stop
  • MAC Eye Pigment – Shade: Reflects Very Pink
  • MAC Dazzle Shadow – Shade: Try Me On
  • MAC Extra Dimension Skin Finish – Shade: Soft Frost
  • White Eye Liner Pencil – We used a Kryolan pencil
  • Black Eye Liner Pencil
  • Black Mascara
  • Eye Lashes – As bold as you like!
  • MAC Studio Eye Gloss – Shade: Pearl Varnish
  • MAC Glitter – Shade: Reflects Blue
  • MAC Metallic Lipstick – Shade: Rose-Dipped
  • Kiko Metal Lipstick – Shade: 01

Tools

  • Brow Brush
  • Concealer Brush
  • Powder Brush
  • Foundation Brush
  • Eye Shadow Brush
  • Sharp Edge Eye Shadow Brush
  • Flat Pointed Brush
  • Highlighting/Blusher Brush
  • Lipstick Brush
  • Tissues

Useful links

Venues

The Little Mermaid
Leeds Grand Theatre
0844 848 2700*
Calls are charged at 7p a minute plus your phone company’s access charge, calls from mobiles may vary.
Times & prices
M T W T F S S
4
5
7.00
6
7.00
7
7.00
8
7.00
9
2.00
7.00
10
4.00
11
12
7.00
13
7.00
14
2.00
7.00
15
7.00
16
2.00
7.00
17
4.00

Tickets £12.00 – £50.00

Prices include theatre's £3.00 per seat booking charge. Other transaction fees may be applicable.

The Little Mermaid
Edinburgh Festival Theatre
0131 529 6000
Times & prices
M T W T F S S
19
20
21
22
7.30
23
7.30
24
2.30
7.30
25

Tickets £16.00 – £37.00

Ticket prices include a contribution to the Theatres Development Fund. An 80p handling charge will be added if you ask us to post your tickets.

The Little Mermaid
Milton Keynes Theatre
0844 871 7652*
Calls are charged at 7p a minute plus your phone company’s access charge, calls from mobiles may vary.
Times & prices
M T W T F S S
16
17
7.30
18
7.30
19
2.30
7.30
20
7.30
21
2.30
7.30
22

Tickets £14.90 – £40.90

Shown ticket prices include ATG per ticket fees. There is also a transaction charge of £2.85.

The Little Mermaid
Leicester Curve
0116 242 3595
Times & prices
M T W T F S S
30
1
7.30
2
7.30
3
2.30
7.30
4
7.30
5
2.30
7.30
6

Tickets £10.00 – £35.00

Plus a transaction fee of £3 for all card payments. Excludes Members, Groups 10+ and customers printing tickets at home. Discounts are subject to availability and are only available on certain performances.

Dates, times and productions are subject to change without notice.