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Easter Masterclass Series

Still time to catch our Easter Masterclass Series! 

Live recordings available.

We have been overwhelmed by the positive feedback from our Easter Masterclass Series and due to several requests we are excited to be able to offer recordings of various sessions for those who were unable to attend the live events.

Ticket holders will be sent links to watch private videos via Vimeo of either the Juniors masterclasses with Nicky Henshall and Constance Devernay, or the Senior masterclasses led by Emma Price, Vanessa Vince Pang, Sarah Kundi, Ebony Molina and Drew McOnie.  These links will be available until Sunday 2nd May.

Click here to find out more and book a ticket to receive a link to the films.

This Easter, NYB presented a week of online masterclasses led by some of the leading voices of the UK ballet industry. The masterclasses  spanned learning new skills, honing technique, exploring repertoire, developing creativity and Q&A’s with each day’s guest artist.

The bespoke masterclasses were tailored for both junior (9-12 yrs) and senior (13-18 yrs) dancers, with over 50 participants taking part.

Juniors: Ages 9-12

Sat 10 Apr: Nicky Henshall – Rehearsal Director for Akram Khan’s Creature, former dancer with English National Ballet and An American in Paris, West End. 

Sun 11 Apr: Constance Devernay – Principal Dancer with Scottish Ballet

“I really enjoyed the repertoire as it was very different to usual. Ballet class was also excellent and pitched at exactly the right standard.” Easter Masterclass Junior Participant

 

Seniors: Ages 13-18

Mon 12th Apr: Emma Price – Artist of Birmingham Royal Ballet

Tues 13th Apr: Marcelino Sambé – Principal of The Royal Ballet

Wed 14th Apr: Vanessa Vince Pang – Independent dance artist, Former dancer with Phoenix Dance and NYB Alumna

Thu 15th Apr: Sarah Kundi – First Artist, English National Ballet

Fri 16th Apr: McOnie Company – live Q&A with Olivier Award winner and NYB almunus, Drew McOnie, and class and repertoire led by Ebony Molina, McOnie Company dancer.

“I loved the opportunity to train with such a talented principal dancer, the fact that he could see everyone and gave individual feedback at times and he was really positive and encouraging” Easter Masterclass Participant