Dancing into the future

PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe
PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe
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these talented youngsters were given the chance to let their creativity shine – and to dance in the footsteps of the professionals – as Northern Ballet launched its special carnival-themed summer school yesterday.

The four-day course will see the children take a leap into the inspiring and energetic world of ballet and carnival during the 50th year anniversary of the Leeds West Indian Carnival.

Lead dancers with the Northern Ballet Abigail Prudames and Joseph Taylor at Harewood House, as Northern Ballet announces, it is to premiere Victoria, a ballet by Cathy Marston in spring 2019.

In her bicentenary year, Victoria’s life becomes a ballet, with Yorkshire premiere