Northern Ballet

Northern Ballet

Leeds-based touring ballet company known for telling stories through and dance reaching wide audiences across the country. Our home is a magnificent six-storey purpose-built space with seven dance studios, a 230-seat studio theatre, health suite, office space, meeting rooms and conference space. It is enabling the Company to expand its Academy, offer a wider programme of dance classes, create new work and give more opportunities for experimentation and invention as the Company continues its artistic growth and development. Under the direction of David Nixon Northern Ballet won Best Company at the inaugural Taglioni European Ballet Awards in 2014 and, in 2016, were honoured by the Best Dance Award at the South Bank Show Sky Arts Awards.

Productions

Dangerous Liaisons
Director
David Nixon
In 18th century France, passions run high amongst the wealthy elite. The Marquise de Merteuil is simmering from a previous affair with Gercourt, who...
Dracula
Director
David Nixon
Imagine a world where you can only go out after dark, where you feel a constant hunger for human blood but where for all eternity you will appear...
Victoria
Director
Cathy Marston
Passion, tragedy, fierce devotion. Queen Victoria’s diaries revealed a life so fascinating that her daughter Beatrice tried to rewrite history. Her...