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Review: The Little Mermaid. Northern Ballet. Curve Theatre Leicester.

Impressed by last year’s emotionally wrought and, so sensitively done, The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas by Northern Ballet, this reviewer heads off again to Curve Leicester for the more family based ballet, The Little Mermaid. 574 more words

Curve Leicester

Interview with Northern Ballet's The Little Mermaid choreographer - David Nixon.

David Nixon

Artistic Director of Northern Ballet

Choreographer, Director and Costume Designer for The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid is your first ballet since Cinderella in 2013 – why did you choose this story? 737 more words


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. 503 more words

The Great Gatsby, West Australian Ballet

His Majesty’s Theatre, Perth, September 14.

Northern Ballet’s artistic director David Nixon is an old and highly successful hand at creating narrative ballets but he gave himself a tough assignment with this one. 649 more words


Discomforting Grasp of Holocaust Horrors: The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

by Daniel de Andrade

Northern Ballet at Richmond Theatre, 6th and 7th June

Review by Suzanne Louise Frost

Let me just start of by saying: I am very fond of David Nixon, the artistic director of Northern Ballet.  942 more words