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

"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.

"Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion" Martha Graham.
Dancer Martha Leebolt in rehearsals for David Nixon OBE's Cinderella.
Photo Justin Slee.

"Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion" Martha Graham.

Dancer Martha Leebolt in rehearsals for David Nixon OBE's Cinderella.

Photo Justin Slee.

"There are shortcuts to happiness and dancing is one of them.” - Vicki Baum.
Northern Ballet dancers Georgina May (retired) and Tobias Batley in David Nixon OBE's Wuthering Heights. Photo Merlin Hendy.

"There are shortcuts to happiness and dancing is one of them.” - Vicki Baum.

Northern Ballet dancers Georgina May (retired) and Tobias Batley in David Nixon OBE's Wuthering Heights. Photo Merlin Hendy.

"Real men don’t lift weights, they lift you!"
Northern Ballet Dancers Martha Leebolt & Tobias Batley as Cleopatra & Mark Antony in Claude-Michel Schönberg & David Nixon’s ballet Cleopatra.

"Real men don’t lift weights, they lift you!"

Northern Ballet Dancers Martha Leebolt & Tobias Batley as Cleopatra & Mark Antony in Claude-Michel Schönberg & David Nixon’s ballet Cleopatra.

"Dance is the hidden language of the soul." Martha Graham
Image - Northern Ballet Dancers Ashley Dixon & Pippa Moore, photo Justin Slee.

"Dance is the hidden language of the soul." Martha Graham

Image - Northern Ballet Dancers Ashley Dixon & Pippa Moore, photo Justin Slee.

We dance for laughter, we dance for tears, we dance for madness, we dance for fears, we dance for hopes, we dance for screams, we are the dancers, we create the dreams. - Anon

Photo Northern Ballet Dancer Hannah Bateman as Jordan in David Nixon OBE’s The Great Gatsby taken by Bill Cooper, March 2013.

We dance for laughter, we dance for tears, we dance for madness, we dance for fears, we dance for hopes, we dance for screams, we are the dancers, we create the dreams. - Anon

Photo Northern Ballet Dancer Hannah Bateman as Jordan in David Nixon OBE’s The Great Gatsby taken by Bill Cooper, March 2013.

Northern Ballet dancers Pippa Moore & Ashley Dixon as Titania & Oberon in A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Jason Tozer.

Northern Ballet dancers Pippa Moore & Ashley Dixon as Titania & Oberon in A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Jason Tozer.