Clips from David Nixon OBE's ballet of Bram Stoker's Dracula.

Dancers Tobias Batley (Dracula), Martha Leebolt (Mina), Pippa Moore (Lucy), Kenneth Tindall (Dr Seward), Darren Goldsmith (Van Helsing), Hironao Takahashi (Holmwood), Kevin Poeung (Renfield), and Hannah Bateman, Jessica Morgan and Antoinette Books-Daw (Dracula’s Brides).

Northern Ballet dancers Pippa Moore, Tobias Batley and Dreda Blow performing to improvised dialogue instead of to music during rehearsals for A Midsummer Night’s Dream to help them better understand the intentions of their characters.

Keep watching after the dance has finished to hear Artistic Director David Nixon OBE better explain…