Northern Ballet's Bite Size Ballet
Posted: 14 January 2019The prestigious Northern Ballet company bring their Bite Size Ballet performances to the big screen!
See much loved fairy tales brought to life by Northern Ballet’s amazing dancers in these colourful and highly entertaining films made especially for children. This season of adorable ballets begins with Tortoise & the Hare, with Elves & the Shoemaker and Three Little Pigs to follow.
Strictly Star and BBC presenter Anita Rani is on hand to read the stories and show your little ones some of the moves from the ballets with the help of the loveable characters. The perfect way for your little ones to enjoy the magic of dance, music and storytelling.
Monay 18 & Thursday 21 February at 11am
Once upon a time there was a speedy Hare who would never stop talking about how fast he could run. Sick of being teased for his slowness, Tortoise challenged him to a race. No one thought he could win, but life is full of surprises! With playful characters and spellbinding music, this adorable ballet is sure to have your little ones dancing with excitement!
Sunday 24 February at 11am
A hard-working shoemaker struggles to support his family. But when he sees a poor lady in need of help, he gives her his final pair of shoes. The next morning he awakes to find that his last piece of leather has been transformed into the most magnificent pair of magical shoes. But who has mysteriously made them? With playful characters and spellbinding music, this adorable ballet is sure to have your little ones dancing with excitement!
Sunday 14 - Tuesday 16 April
Three Little pigs set out into the world. One builds a house of straw. The second a house made of sticks. The third pig builds his house with bricks. Then along comes a very hungry wolf... With playful characters and spellbinding music, this adorable ballet is sure to have your little ones dancing all the way home with excitement!
*Please note that these are recorded performances*