Our crew are preparing for another performance of Cleopatra at the Sheffield Lyceum tonight. ^D

Our crew are preparing for another performance of Cleopatra at the Sheffield Lyceum tonight. ^D

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.

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.

Darren Goldsmith as Ebenezer Scrooge being haunted by phantoms in Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol.
Photo Bill Cooper.

Darren Goldsmith as Ebenezer Scrooge being haunted by phantoms in Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol.

Photo Bill Cooper.

More photos from A Christmas Carol, about to go full swing into the autumn/winter 2013 tour…

Featured dancers Tobias Batley, Martin Bell, Victoria Sibson, Giuliano Contadini, Isabella Gasparini, Yi Song, John Hull and Darren Goldsmith.

Photos Bill Cooper.

Excerpts from Northern Ballet’s production of A Christmas Carol.

Ebenezer Scrooge photo by Jason Tozer, dancer Darren Goldsmith.

Principal dancers in this video…

This video filmed and edited by Pea and the Bighead Productions.

Dancers Julie Charlet as The Ghost of Christmas Past and Darren Goldsmith as Scrooge in Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol.
Photo Bill Cooper.

Dancers Julie Charlet as The Ghost of Christmas Past and Darren Goldsmith as Scrooge in Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol.

Photo Bill Cooper.

Dancer Georgina May as the Nephew’s Wife in Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol.
Photo Bill Cooper.

Dancer Georgina May as the Nephew’s Wife in Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol.

Photo Bill Cooper.

Here’s your Monday Moves!
Temps levé - a hop on one foot with the other raised in any position, in this case arabesque.
Photo Bill Cooper, 2011 with Northern Ballet dancers in Giselle.

Here’s your Monday Moves!

Temps levé - a hop on one foot with the other raised in any position, in this case arabesque.

Photo Bill Cooper, 2011 with Northern Ballet dancers in Giselle.

"Waiting for the right moment"
Northern Ballet dancers performing David Nixon's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo by Lisa Stonehouse, 2008.

"Waiting for the right moment"

Northern Ballet dancers performing David Nixon's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo by Lisa Stonehouse, 2008.

Northern Ballet dancers Jeremy Curnier, Tobias Batley and Pippa Moore in David Nixon OBE's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Northern Ballet dancers Jeremy Curnier, Tobias Batley and Pippa Moore in David Nixon OBE's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Northern Ballet dancer Pippa Moore as Helena in David Nixon OBE's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Northern Ballet dancer Pippa Moore as Helena in David Nixon OBE's A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo Emma Kauldhar.

Northern Ballet dancers Tobias Batley & Pippa Moore as Valmont & Tourvel in David Nixon's Dangerous Liaisons. Photo Merlin Hendy.

Northern Ballet dancers Tobias Batley & Pippa Moore as Valmont & Tourvel in David Nixon's Dangerous Liaisons. 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.

Bonne fête Nationale et chante La Marseillaise!
Northern Ballet Dancers Dreda Blow and Yi Song (retired) in A Tale of Two Cities. Photo Alastair Muir.

Bonne fête Nationale et chante La Marseillaise!

Northern Ballet Dancers Dreda Blow and Yi Song (retired) in A Tale of Two Cities. Photo Alastair Muir.