Orchestra Tea Bar – Podcast

March 5, 2010 at 3:15 pm (Music, Podcasts) (, , , , )

Susan Hall, Northern Ballet Theatre Orchestra sub-leader, took over the Orchestra tea bar a year ago and has used the profits to support a charity helping people in South America. In this podcast she explains more…

Right click here to download the Orchestra Tea Bar podcast.

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Loving Leeds…

February 22, 2010 at 10:15 am (Artist's News, General Information, Interviews, Podcasts) (, , , , )

In this latest podcast Northern Ballet Theatre dancers tell us what the love most about Leeds…


(right click here to download the mp3 file.)

Michela Paolacci & Hiro Takahashi in Leeds City Centre

Michela Paolacci & Hiro Takahashi in Leeds City Centre, Photo: Ryan Hopkinson

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Touch of Dance at St Peter’s Primary School

February 5, 2010 at 2:44 pm (General Information, Learning & Access, Podcasts) (, , , , , , )

St Peter's Primary School students participating

St Peter's Primary School Student dancing

Pupils from St Peter’s Primary School in Leeds are currently enjoying after-school ballet classes with Dance Education Officer, Sophie Alder. Touch of Dance is a 6 week project introducing pupils to ballet through fun and accessible classes which are accompanied by live music. Here you can listen to feedback from the Headteacher and some of the pupils who are taking part.

To learn more about Northern Ballet Theatre Learning & Access projects visit our website.

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40th Anniversary Gala Podcast

January 22, 2010 at 2:25 pm (40th Anniversary, Podcasts) (, , , , , , , , )

On the day of our 40th Anniversary NBT dancers Kenneth Tindall and Ashley Dixon chat about the night ahead and the Royal Ballet’s Edward Watson and Leanne Benjamin talk about how they came to participate in the celebration.

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Gillian Lynne – On Such A Night

December 15, 2009 at 4:38 pm (Podcasts) (, , , , , )

On Saturday night Northern Ballet Theatre performed the world première of On Such A Night, a short dance created especially for the Company’s 40th Anniversary by Gillian Lynne. Best known for her choreography of Cats and Phantom of the Opera, Gillian also created NBT’s own signature work A Simple Man. We spoke to her in the rehearsals of On Such A Night about the work itself and why she so loves working with NBT.

Older podcasts can be listed to on the Northern Ballet Theatre website.

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Latest Podcast: Gillian Lynne

May 14, 2009 at 11:27 am (40th Anniversary, Company News, Interviews, Podcasts) (, , , , , , )

Gillian Lynne has been invited back to NBT for the revival of the celebrated production, A Simple Man. A Simple Man is the BAFTA award winning piece celebrating the life of LS Lowry.

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Latest Podcast

April 20, 2009 at 11:39 am (Company News, Podcasts) (, , , )

Listen to the lastest Northern Ballet Theatre podcast in which we talk to dancers and NBT staff about the prospect and benefits of having a new building in the heart of Leeds.

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Northern Ballet Theatre’s First Podcast

February 26, 2009 at 3:32 pm (General Information, Podcasts)

Listen to the first of a series of new NBT Podcasts. In this interview Ian Brown finds out how NBT will be celebrating it’s 40th Anniversary.

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