Northern Ballet is one of the world’s leading ballet companies. See them at Northern Stage for the first time ever with three unmissable new creations.

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From the award-winning choreographer of Northern Ballet’s Casanova, Kenneth Tindall’s The Shape of Sound is a thrilling piece based on Vivaldi’s iconic The Four Seasons, with music reimagined by best-selling composer Max Richter.

The Kingdom of Back by Morgann Runacre-Temple explores the story of Nannerl Mozart, the exceptionally talented musician who grew up in the shadow of her brother Wolfgang. Mlindi Kulashe’s Mamela… is a haunting exploration of the conflicting desires of the head and heart.

Don’t miss Northern Ballet in this jaw-dropping spectacle of dance this April.

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Abigail Prudames and Joseph Taylor in The Shape of Sound. Photo: Caroline Holden

Antoinette Brooks-Daw and Kevin Poeung in The Shape of Sound. Photo: Emma Kauldhar

Javier Torres with Northern Ballet dancers in The Kingdom of Back. Photo: Emma Kauldhar

Antoinette Brooks-Daw and Javier Torres in The Kingdom of Back. Photo: Caroline Holden

Minju Kang and Matthew Topliss in Mamela.... Photo: Emma Kauldhar

Sean Bates in Mamela.... Photo: Emma Kauldhar


Northern Stage is fully accessible. The theatre has three lifts providing access to all parts of the building, including the accessible toilets, baby changing facilities, stages 2 & 3 and the backstage area. Buggy parking is available. To discuss any access needs, take a look at our access page or please call our Box Office on 0191 230 5151.