Dream vision leaves train passengers all aflutter

March 6, 2008 at 10:08 am (Artist's News, Marketing and PR News) (, , , , , , )

Image from the Edinburgh Evening News

Edinburgh Evening News (Published Date: 05 March 2008):

“Three fairies appeared at the platform at Waverley station today to promote a performance of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

The Northern Ballet Theatre is performing the play at the Capital’s Festival Theatre, from tonight until Saturday.”

Edinburgh Evening News website

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T&A – “A Fairy Tale Recreated”

October 26, 2007 at 9:15 am (Artist's News, Events, Marketing and PR News) (, , , , , , , , )

A feature on NBT’s Cottingley Faires is in today’s Telegraph & Argus.

Click the link below to read more:


Michael Schofield's Cottingley Fairies recreation is presented to NMM by NBT dancer Lori Gilchrist

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Cottingley Fairies recreation

October 23, 2007 at 3:40 pm (Artist's News, Marketing and PR News) (, , , , , , , , )

Cottingley Fairies - Image by Michael Schofield 

To mark the revival of David Nixon’s dance version of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, NBT, in conjunction with the National Media Museum (NMM) in Bradford, recreated the famous Cottingley Fairies photograph. Dancers Lori Gilchrist and David Ward posed for the photographs which were edited onto an image of Jenny Layton (from NBT’s Centre for Advanced Training) by NBT’s Graphic Designer, Michael Schofield. On Wednesday 24 October at 2pm, Lori Gilchrist will present an enlarged and mounted version of NBT’s photograph to the NMM. The image will then be included in talks and presentations about the Cottingley Fairies at the NMM. For information on when these will be visit the NMM website


NBT Press Release for more info.

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