"To watch us dance is to hear our hearts speak." - Indian Proverb
Dancers Abigail Prudames (left) and Dreda Blow (centre).
Photo Justin Slee.

"To watch us dance is to hear our hearts speak." - Indian Proverb

Dancers Abigail Prudames (left) and Dreda Blow (centre).

Photo Justin Slee.

We’ve a busy year ahead with Cinderella, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Cleopatra, Three Little Pigs, a Mixed Programme, Dracula, The Great Gatsby, a new ballet for children, and Peter Pan.
Hope you can join us…
Photos Bill Cooper, Emma Kauldhar, Brian Slater, Merlin Hendy and Alistair Muir.

We’ve a busy year ahead with Cinderella, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Cleopatra, Three Little Pigs, a Mixed Programme, Dracula, The Great Gatsby, a new ballet for children, and Peter Pan.

Hope you can join us…

Photos Bill Cooper, Emma Kauldhar, Brian Slater, Merlin Hendy and Alistair Muir.

Cinderella and her step-mother going pointe to pointe…
Northern Ballet dancers Pippa Moore and Martha Leebolt in David Nixon OBE's Cinderella.
Photo Bill Cooper.

Cinderella and her step-mother going pointe to pointe…

Northern Ballet dancers Pippa Moore and Martha Leebolt in David Nixon OBE's Cinderella.

Photo Bill Cooper.

Northern Ballet dancers Ashley Dixon & Rachael Gillespie in rehearsals for David Nixon OBE's new production of Cinderella.
Photo Justin Slee.

Northern Ballet dancers Ashley Dixon & Rachael Gillespie in rehearsals for David Nixon OBE's new production of Cinderella.

Photo Justin Slee.

Excerpts from Northern Ballet’s production of A Christmas Carol.

Ebenezer Scrooge photo by Jason Tozer, dancer Darren Goldsmith.

Principal dancers in this video…

This video filmed and edited by Pea and the Bighead Productions.

A photo for #TutuTuesday!
Northern Ballet dancers performing on stage at Leeds Grand Theatre in 2009 for our 40th Anniversary Gala. Photo Bill Cooper.

A photo for #TutuTuesday!

Northern Ballet dancers performing on stage at Leeds Grand Theatre in 2009 for our 40th Anniversary Gala. Photo Bill Cooper.

Dancers Hannah Bateman, Lori Gilchrist and Julie Charlet as the Three Sisters in Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol.
Photo Bill Cooper.

Dancers Hannah Bateman, Lori Gilchrist and Julie Charlet as the Three Sisters in Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol.

Photo Bill Cooper.

Northern Ballet dancers Hannah Bateman and Jessica Morgan on stage at Bradford Alhambra Theatre stretching and warming up before Company Class. Photos Lisa Stonehouse, 2008.

"Waiting for the right moment"
Northern Ballet dancers performing David Nixon's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo by Lisa Stonehouse, 2008.

"Waiting for the right moment"

Northern Ballet dancers performing David Nixon's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo by Lisa Stonehouse, 2008.

The fairies (Northern Ballet dancers) of David Nixon's A Midsummer Night’s Dream waiting for their cue. Photo Lisa Stonehouse.

The fairies (Northern Ballet dancers) of David Nixon's A Midsummer Night’s Dream waiting for their cue. Photo Lisa Stonehouse.

We asked Twitter to tell us which production from the last few years we should post an image from, in six minutes there were six different titles so here’s six photos from six productions… Cleopatra, The Great Gatsby, Beauty & the Beast, Madame Butterfly, The Nutcracker & Wuthering Heights.

Dancers include Hironao Takahashi (Octavian), Victoria Sibson (Myrtle), Ashley Dixon (The Beast), Martha Leebolt (Beauty), Georgina May (Kate and Cathy), Tobias Batley (Pinkerton and Heathcliff) and John Hull.

Photos Bill Cooper and Merlin Hendy.

Northern Ballet Dancers Pippa Moore, Victoria Sibson, Benjamin Mitchell, Javier Torres, Hannah Bateman, Tobias Batley, Georgina May and Julie Charlet.
Photos Bill Cooper and Martin Bell.

Northern Ballet Dancers Pippa Moore, Victoria Sibson, Benjamin Mitchell, Javier Torres, Hannah Bateman, Tobias Batley, Georgina May and Julie Charlet.
Photos Bill Cooper and Martin Bell.

A day without dance is a day wasted.
Photo Justin Slee from rehearsals for David Nixon’s The Great Gatsby. Featuring Northern Ballet Dancers Victoria Sibson, Hannah Bateman, Sebastian Loe & Benjamin Mitchell.

A day without dance is a day wasted.

Photo Justin Slee from rehearsals for David Nixon’s The Great Gatsby. Featuring Northern Ballet Dancers Victoria Sibson, Hannah Bateman, Sebastian Loe & Benjamin Mitchell.

Says it all!