The fairies (Northern Ballet dancers) of David Nixon's A Midsummer Night’s Dream waiting for their cue. Photo Lisa Stonehouse.

The fairies (Northern Ballet dancers) of David Nixon's A Midsummer Night’s Dream waiting for their cue. Photo Lisa Stonehouse.

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.