Upcoming Classical Training Events

January 9, 2008 at 2:20 pm (Classical Training, Events, Northern Ballet Theatre Academy) (, , , , )

NBT Open Classes Flier

Northern Ballet Theatre (NBT) and Northern School of Contemporary Dance (NSCD) will hold an open dance class in Leeds on Sunday 20th January 2008 at the West Park Centre, Spen Lane, Leeds, LS16 5BE. The open day is an opportunity for young dance enthusiasts from NBT’s hometown, and across Yorkshire, to sample a ballet or contemporary dance class and learn more about the Yorkshire Young Dancer (YYD) Scheme. The open day is free and must be booked in advance through NBT’s Classical Training department on 0113 274 5355, email: classicaltraining@northernballettheatre.co.uk

Northern Ballet Theatre’s (NBT) will be holding ‘Introduction to ballet classes’ for children aged 8-11 starting in February 2008.The dance classes will provide the perfect opportunity for youngsters to have fun, stay healthy, try something new and learn more about ballet with the North’s premiėre ballet Company. The classes will be held at NBT’s studios at the West Park Centre, Spen Lane, Leeds, LS16 5BE. No prior dance experience is required, just enthusiasm and motivation for dancing. Classes will be held on Wednesdays during term time from 5.30pm to 6.30pm and cost £40 per term.

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L&A January Update + Talks & Events News

January 9, 2008 at 11:30 am (Events, Learning & Access) (, , , )

The Learning & Access department’s monthly update can be found here

This section of the website has also been updated with all the relevant information for the new season including the latest on forthcoming talks and events.

You can search these events by venue on the Tour Page

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Get Closer Events

December 6, 2007 at 10:56 am (Events, Learning & Access) (, , , , , , )

Get Closer to NBT

This week, audiences have the chance to get closer to the action of The Nutcracker with a number of events at Leeds Grand Theatre. Ballet Explored on Thursday is a chance to watch the dancers take their daily class on stage, as well as finding out more about the company and the production with a talk by company dancer, Andrew Davidson.

And then on Saturday, there is a chance for the whole family to get creative and join in the festivities at our Nutcracker Family Fun Day. Children and adults alike will have fun making masks and headdresses in the craft workshop, and learning steps from the show in the dance workshop, before sitting back to enjoy the matinee performance of The Nutcracker.

Ballet Explored – Thursday 6th December, 11.15am – 12.15pm. £2.50
Nutcracker Family Fun Day – Saturday 8th December, 10am – 12.45pm. £4 children / £7 adults. Ticket deals available for the matinee performance

To book for these events, call the Leeds Grand Theatre box office on 0870 122 2815

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The Nutcracker Fun Weekend

November 13, 2007 at 10:16 am (General Information, Marketing and PR News) (, , , , , )

NBT @ Eureka Flier

A magical weekend of fun at Eureka!
We will be visiting Eureka! – The Museum for Children in Halifax on the 24 and 25 November. Join us for a special weekend of dance and events to celebrate Northern Ballet Theatre’s magical Christmas production The Nutcracker.

There will be lots of fun activities throughout the weekend so keep checking our website for further details. For further information about Eureka visit:


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The Nutcracker E-Flyer

September 24, 2007 at 11:50 am (Marketing and PR News, Tour News) (, , , , , )

UPDATE 23/10/08:

We have noticed many people searching for the Nutcracker are finding this old post.
You might be interested that Northern Ballet Theatre’s Nutcracker is touring this Autumn/Winter season,
and will be visiting the following cities in the UK: Hull, Woking, Milton Keynes, Bath, Leeds.

Click here to see tour

Click here to see latest eflyer

Original post:

The Nutcracker 

See the new E-Flyer for The Nutcracker here.

The Nutcracker
Manchester, Palace Theatre
Thurs 11 – Sun 14 October
Box Office: 0870 401 3000


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