Dance

NEW CONTEMPORARY DANCE PRODUCTION BY HUMANOOVE DANCE COMPANY

NEW CONTEMPORARY DANCE PRODUCTION BY HUMANOOVE DANCE COMPANY

  If you’re someone who’s moved home – or even countries – a few times, check out choreographer Didy Veldman’s brand new contemporary dance production, @HOME, on November 17th at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre at Northern Ballet www.northernballet.com . Didy Veldman grew up in the Netherlands in a unified Europe and performed all […]

MERLIN – AN EPIC MAGICAL ADVENTURE

MERLIN – AN EPIC MAGICAL ADVENTURE

This autumn, Northern Ballet’s Merlin – an epic adventure of heartache, hope and spellbinding magic – will take to the stage at Leeds Grand Theatre.  The production will open in Leeds from 9 – 20 November and will be one of the first new works created during the pandemic to visit theatres across the country. […]

NORTHERN BALLET ANNOUNCES ITS NEW SPRING SEASON

NORTHERN BALLET ANNOUNCES ITS NEW SPRING SEASON

The season will open with Kenneth Tindall’s Casanova at Leeds Grand Theatre. This sumptuous ballet hasn’t been seen on stage since 2017, although it has enjoyed success with TV broadcast on Sky Arts and on demand via Digital Theatre. Tindall’s first full-length work, Casanova takes us into the heart and mind of one of the […]

AN EXCITING SEASON OF DANCE…

AN EXCITING SEASON OF DANCE…

The Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre in Leeds has announced a new season of dance that will reopen the theatre for the first time since March 2020.    DeNada Dance Theatre returns on 12 October 2021 to open the season with Mariposa. A transgender retelling of Puccini’s Madame Butterfly, this new dance-drama from Artistic Director […]

WORLD PREMIERE FOR PINOCCHIO ….

WORLD PREMIERE FOR PINOCCHIO ….

Northern Ballet has announced the world première of Pinocchio, a new children’s ballet choreographed and directed by Gavin McCaig. The world première will take place on 26 October 2021 at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre, Leeds with performances until 30 October, followed by a further run of performances during the festive season from 7 […]

NORTHERN BALLET RETURNS TO TOURING

NORTHERN BALLET RETURNS TO TOURING

Northern Ballet plans to return to touring for the first time since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Leeds-based company, which has not been able to perform outside of its home city since November 2019, will hold a limited three venue tour to Salford, London and Leeds this June. The Company will open its […]