Little ones will be dancing with excitement at the news that Northern Ballet’s Tortoise & the Hare is racing on to the big screen at cinemas nationwide this weekend.
The bite-sized ballet is being shown on Saturday as part of Northern Ballet’s first ever cinema season for children.
“Quacking” tale of makes for a delightful introduction to ballet for little ducklings
A lonely duckling who just doesn’t fit in, a menagerie of colourful animal characters and plenty of creative choreography feature in Ugly Duckling, Northern Ballet’s first ballet especially for children.
Ugly Duckling is a captivating adaptation of the classic fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen.
Northern Ballet is renowned for powerful storytelling and inventive interpretations of well-loved classical ballets and innovative new productions – inspired by popular culture, literature and opera. Now, the company is on a mission to capture the imaginations of tots, introducing them to the magic of live ballet, music and theatre with a specially created short ballet, based on a familiar tale.