Northern Ballet dancer Tobias Batley as The Prince in David Nixon OBE's new ballet of Cinderella.
Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Northern Ballet dancer Tobias Batley as The Prince in David Nixon OBE's new ballet of Cinderella.

Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Northern Ballet dancers Tobias Batley as the Prince, Martha Leebolt as Cinderella and Hironao Takahashi as The Magician in David Nixon OBE's new ballet.
Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Northern Ballet dancers Tobias Batley as the Prince, Martha Leebolt as Cinderella and Hironao Takahashi as The Magician in David Nixon OBE's new ballet.

Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Have a very Merry Christmas from all at Northern Ballet…
Dancers Tobias Batley & Martha Leebolt. Photo Bill Cooper.

Have a very Merry Christmas from all at Northern Ballet…

Dancers Tobias Batley & Martha Leebolt. Photo Bill Cooper.

Northern Ballet dancers Martha Leebolt and Tobias Batley as Cinderella and Prince Mikhail in David Nixon OBE's Cinderella.
Photo Bill Cooper.

Northern Ballet dancers Martha Leebolt and Tobias Batley as Cinderella and Prince Mikhail in David Nixon OBE's Cinderella.

Photo Bill Cooper.

Northern Ballet dancers Martha Leebolt, Abigail Prudames, Dreda Blow, Antoinette Brooks-Daw, Kevin Poeung, Giuliano Contadini, Jeremy Curnier and Tobias Batley in rehearsals for David Nixon OBE’s new ballet, Cinderella.
Photos Justin Slee.
http://northernballet.com/cinderella

More photos from A Christmas Carol, about to go full swing into the autumn/winter 2013 tour…

Featured dancers Tobias Batley, Martin Bell, Victoria Sibson, Giuliano Contadini, Isabella Gasparini, Yi Song, John Hull and Darren Goldsmith.

Photos Bill Cooper.

Northern Ballet dancer Martha Leebolt.

Also featuring dancers Tobias Batley, Giuliano Contadini and Benjamin Mitchell.

Photos by Bill Cooper, Emma Kauldhar & Brian Slater from productions Cleopatra, Beauty & the Beast, The Great Gatsby, Project #1 and I Got Rhythm.

Tensions are high after rehearsals in A Midsummer Night’s Dream…
Northern Ballet dancers in David Nixon OBE's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Tensions are high after rehearsals in A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Northern Ballet dancers in David Nixon OBE's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Northern Ballet dancers Jeremy Curnier, Tobias Batley and Pippa Moore in David Nixon OBE's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Northern Ballet dancers Jeremy Curnier, Tobias Batley and Pippa Moore in David Nixon OBE's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Northern Ballet dancers Pippa Moore & Tobias Batley in David Nixon OBE's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Northern Ballet dancers Pippa Moore & Tobias Batley in David Nixon OBE's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Emma Kauldhar.

A short clip from David Nixon OBE's ballet of A Midsummer Night’s Dream with Tobias Batley as Oberon and Kevin Poeung as Puck.

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…

Northern Ballet dancers Tobias Batley & Pippa Moore as Valmont & Tourvel in David Nixon's Dangerous Liaisons. Photo Merlin Hendy.

Northern Ballet dancers Tobias Batley & Pippa Moore as Valmont & Tourvel in David Nixon's Dangerous Liaisons. Photo Merlin Hendy.