Leeds restaurant link-up raises the barre

An Indian restaurant has teamed up with the Academy of Northern Ballet in a bid to encourage the city's Asian community to enjoy ballet.

Monday, 1st February 2016, 7:12 pm
Updated Monday, 1st February 2016, 7:19 pm

Prashad in Drighlington, which serves vegetarian dishes from the sub-continent, will provide the catering during the Northern Ballet’s free dance workshops in West Yorkshire’s schools.

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They will supply healthy meals to pupils from Warwick Road Primary School in Batley to kick-start the partnership, which has also seen the owners of family-run Prashad advise the Northern Ballet on Asian culture so that more communities can engage with the discipline. Participants in the classes will be able to take home recipe cards.