Our crew are preparing for another performance of Cleopatra at the Sheffield Lyceum tonight. ^D

Our crew are preparing for another performance of Cleopatra at the Sheffield Lyceum tonight. ^D

The arches of Graduate Professional Programme student Dominique Larose. Photo Martin Bell.

The arches of Graduate Professional Programme student Dominique Larose. Photo Martin Bell.

Pretty little maids all in a row…
Photo courtesy of Hannah Bateman. (@hannah14bateman on Twitter).

Pretty little maids all in a row…

Photo courtesy of Hannah Bateman. (@hannah14bateman on Twitter).

Northern Ballet Artistic Director David Nixon OBE and Premier Dancer Martha Leebolt in Cinderella rehearsals.
Photo Justin Slee.

Northern Ballet Artistic Director David Nixon OBE and Premier Dancer Martha Leebolt in Cinderella rehearsals.

Photo Justin Slee.

Pippa Moore and Hironao Takahahi in Company class. Photo Dolly Williams.

Pippa Moore and Hironao Takahahi in Company class. Photo Dolly Williams.

A #mondaymaxim inspired by last night’s #superbowl.
'Dancers are the Athletes of God' ~ attributed to Albert Einstein 
Dancer Martha Leebolt. Photo Justin Slee http://northernballet.com/cinderella

A #mondaymaxim inspired by last night’s #superbowl.

'Dancers are the Athletes of God' ~ attributed to Albert Einstein 

Dancer Martha Leebolt. Photo Justin Slee http://northernballet.com/cinderella

Only 31 days sleeps until #Cleopatra is back! (not that we are counting or anything)Martha Leebolt & Javier Torres as Cleopatra & Caesar in David Nixon’s Cleopatra. Photo Bill Cooper. http://northernballet.com/cleopatra

Only 31 days sleeps until #Cleopatra is back! (not that we are counting or anything)

Martha Leebolt & Javier Torres as Cleopatra & Caesar in David Nixon’s Cleopatra. Photo Bill Cooper. 
http://northernballet.com/cleopatra

The Second of February is Tutu Day!
Dancers John Hull & Keiko Amemori as Solar and Nikiya in La Bayadère. Photo Bill Cooper.

The Second of February is Tutu Day!

Dancers John Hull & Keiko Amemori as Solar and Nikiya in La Bayadère. Photo Bill Cooper.

Premier Dancer Martha Leebolt and Artistic Director David Nixon OBE in rehearsals for Cleopatra.
Photo Justin Slee.

Premier Dancer Martha Leebolt and Artistic Director David Nixon OBE in rehearsals for Cleopatra.

Photo Justin Slee.

"My favourite ballet is __________"?

Hironao Takahashi, Jonny Ollivier and David Paul Kierce in The Three Musketeers.
Photo Merlin Hendy.

Hironao Takahashi, Jonny Ollivier and David Paul Kierce in The Three Musketeers.

Photo Merlin Hendy.

Isabella Gasparini and Jeremy Curnier in Claude-Michel Schönberg and David Nixon's Cleopatra.
Original photo Justin Slee.

Isabella Gasparini and Jeremy Curnier in Claude-Michel Schönberg and David Nixon's Cleopatra.

Original photo Justin Slee.

Michela Paolacci as Tinkerbell in Peter Pan, a ballet by Northern Ballet.
Photo Alastair Muir.

Michela Paolacci as Tinkerbell in Peter Pan, a ballet by Northern Ballet.

Photo Alastair Muir.