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.

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 dancer Kevin Poeung as the young Prince in David Nixon OBE's new ballet, Cinderella.
Photo Bill Cooper.

Northern Ballet dancer Kevin Poeung as the young Prince in David Nixon OBE's new ballet, Cinderella.

Photo Bill Cooper.

Northern Ballet dancers Isaac Lee-Baker & Michela Paolacci in David Nixon OBE's new ballet, Cinderella.
Photo Jason Tozer.

Northern Ballet dancers Isaac Lee-Baker & Michela Paolacci in David Nixon OBE's new ballet, Cinderella.

Photo Jason Tozer.

Three photos for this week’s #MondayMoves

Grand Jet├ęs as performed by dancers Hironao Takahashi & Hannah Bateman, Victoria Sibson and Kevin Poeung & Benjamin Mitchell. Photos Bill Cooper, Merlin Hendy and Emma Kauldhar.

"Dance first. Think later. It’s the natural order." Samuel Beckett.
Northern Ballet Dancers Giuliano Contadini, Hannah Bateman and Lori Gilchrist in David Nixon OBE's The Great Gatsby.

"Dance first. Think later. It’s the natural order." Samuel Beckett.

Northern Ballet Dancers Giuliano Contadini, Hannah Bateman and Lori Gilchrist in David Nixon OBE's The Great Gatsby.

"It takes an athlete to dance, but an artist to be a dancer." - Shanna Lafleur
Northern Ballet Dancer Lori Gilchrist. Photo Jason Tozer.
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"It takes an athlete to dance, but an artist to be a dancer." - Shanna Lafleur

Northern Ballet Dancer Lori Gilchrist. Photo Jason Tozer.

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Happy Independence Day to all our American dancers and US friends everywhere!
And to anyone else celebrating the fourth of July, have a great day!
Photo Northern Ballet Dancers in The Great Gatsby, photo Bill Cooper. US Flag photo by theseanster93 @ Flickr.

Happy Independence Day to all our American dancers and US friends everywhere!

And to anyone else celebrating the fourth of July, have a great day!

Photo Northern Ballet Dancers in The Great Gatsby, photo Bill Cooper. US Flag photo by theseanster93 @ Flickr.

Love ballet?
Northern Ballet dancer Martha Leebolt in David Nixon’s Beauty & the Beast. Photo Bill Cooper.

Love ballet?
Northern Ballet dancer Martha Leebolt in David Nixon’s Beauty & the Beast. Photo Bill Cooper.

From the 2009 performance of Mark Godden’s Angels in the Architecture.
We’re performing this again this week as part of a Mixed Programme at out home in Leeds.
More Angels in the Architecture photos…
Photo Bill Cooper.

From the 2009 performance of Mark Godden’s Angels in the Architecture.

We’re performing this again this week as part of a Mixed Programme at out home in Leeds.

More Angels in the Architecture photos…

Photo Bill Cooper.

Northern Ballet dancer Sebastian Loe performing in the Chinese Dance from Northern Ballet’s The Nutcracker. Photo Brian Slater.

Northern Ballet dancer Sebastian Loe performing in the Chinese Dance from Northern Ballet’s The Nutcracker. Photo Brian Slater.