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.

Keiko Amemori in Angels in the Architecture in 2009 (our 40th anniversary year). The piece, by Mark Godden set to Aaron Copland’s Appalachian Spring, in June. Photo Bill Cooper. (via Angels in the Architecture photos | Northern Ballet)

Keiko Amemori in Angels in the Architecture in 2009 (our 40th anniversary year). The piece, by Mark Godden set to Aaron Copland’s Appalachian Spring, in June. Photo Bill Cooper. (via Angels in the Architecture photos | Northern Ballet)

Northern Ballet dancers Keiko Amemori & Martha Leebolt performing in Mark Godden’s Angels in the Architecture (via Angels in the Architecture photos | Northern Ballet)

Northern Ballet dancers Keiko Amemori & Martha Leebolt performing in Mark Godden’s Angels in the Architecture (via Angels in the Architecture photos | Northern Ballet)

Filmed at Leeds Grand Theatre in March 2012, this footage from David Nixon’s acclaimed production of Madame Butterfly performed by Northern Ballet dancers to live music from the Northern Ballet Sinfonia. Featuring Keiko Amemori as Butterfly, Kenneth Tindall as Pinkerton and Martha Leebolt as Kate alongside Northern Ballet dancers bringing this tragic tale to life.