REVIEW: Victoria, Northern Ballet (Online)

Cathy Marston’s ballet has been made available for audiences to watch at home until the 20th March. The story of Queen Victoria has been interpreted in many different ways through film, books and television drama – but this thoughtful and ambitious ballet takes audiences deeper into the woman as well as the queen. Choreographed and… Read More

REVIEW: The Nutcracker, Northern Ballet, New Victoria Theatre

Filled with wonderful youthful exuberance, the Northern Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker is a perfect festive treat to watch.  I was first exposed to the wonderful music of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker as a child through Disney’s Fantasia and has remained a firm favourite ever since. Now revisiting the Northern Ballet’s magical and sparkling production it… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Week: Sunday 26th November

Missed anything that Love London Love Culture has posted this week? Don’t worry! Here’s a guide to what’s been happening this week… 1. From Ibiza to the Norfolk Broads to embark on new UK tour in 2018: it has been announced this week that following successful runs at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and London, Adrian Berry’s play… Read More

REVIEW: The Little Mermaid, northern Ballet, New Victoria Theatre

David Nixon’s new ballet for Northern Ballet is magical and mystical – just don’t go expecting a Disney-like ending.  It can’t be easy to create a ballet from a fairytale story that features many scenes under the sea, but with this world premiere production of The Little Mermaid David Nixon makes it look effortless. Based… Read More

PREVIEW: The Little Mermaid, Northern Ballet, New Victoria Theatre

Northern Ballet bring their world premiere tour of The Little Mermaid to the New Victoria Theatre in Woking from the 21st to the 25th November.  Immerse yourself in a mystical underwater world. When a young mermaid is finally allowed her first glimpse of life beyond the ocean, she is enthralled by what she sees. After… Read More

REVIEW: Romeo & Juliet, Northern Ballet, New Victoria Theatre

This revival staging by Omar Gordon and Daniel de Andrade strips back William Shakespeare’s story to let Jean-Christophe Maillot’s choreography really stand out – but can leave you feeling cold.  Once again, Northern Ballet prove exactly why as a company they are one of the best dance companies around in this refreshing and unique interpretation… Read More

PREVIEW: Northern Ballet’s Romeo & Juliet

The Leeds based touring ballet company brings Shakespeare’s story to life with Jean-Christophe Maillot’s choreography, touring from the 14th September to the 15th October.  From the powerful music composed by Sergei Prokofiev to the passionate and tragic story written by William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet is a timeless and romantic ballet and the Northern Ballet are preparing… Read More

Review: The Nutcracker, Northern Ballet @New Victoria Theatre

As we make our way through November what better way to start to get into the Christmas spirit than watching Northern Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker?  This charming production sees an energetic and enthusiastic cast performing one of the most memorable ballet’s of all time that will definitely not fail to charm or put a… Read More

Northern Ballet Getting Ready to Add a Bit of Sparkle to Christmas with The Nutcracker

Northern Ballet will be treating audiences to a magical production of The Nutcracker when it heads off on tour in November, opening at the New Victoria Theatre in Woking from the 4th to the 7th November. This much loved family Christmas favourite is set during a festive party, where the fire crackles and the pile of… Read More