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

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

"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.

Northern Ballet dancers Pippa Moore, Tobias Batley and Dreda Blow performing to improvised dialogue instead of to music during rehearsals for A Midsummer Night’s Dream to help them better understand the intentions of their characters.

Keep watching after the dance has finished to hear Artistic Director David Nixon OBE better explain…

"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.

Rehearsal footage of one of the pieces of I Got Rhythm, with an interview with dancers Martin Bell & Christie Duncan.

(Source: northernballet.com)