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.

"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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A never ending pirouette - dancer Lori Gilchrist.
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A never ending pirouette - dancer Lori Gilchrist.

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An animated experiment - a slow-motion turn…
Dancer Lori Gilchrist, and brilliantly filmed by Joe Strange.

An animated experiment - a slow-motion turn…

Dancer Lori Gilchrist, and brilliantly filmed by Joe Strange.

Northern Ballet dancers in Hans van Manen’s Concertante. We performed the Dance Master’s piece as part of a Mixed Programme at out home in Leeds. All photos Emma Kauldhar.

Dancers featured in the photos - Isaac Lee-Baker, Nicola Gervasi, Abigail Prudames, Martha Leebolt, Giuliano Contadini, Lori Gilchrist, Tobias Batley & Hannah Bateman.