GEISHA – Northern Ballet
Geisha is a new full length 2 act ballet for the Northern Ballet’s 50th anniversary. For live orchestra with the Northern Ballet Sinfonia.
For Geisha, beauty and honour is everything.
Two young women, bound by vows of friendship, find themselves in the midst of a collision between East and West. As their lives are torn painfully apart, a promise from beyond the grave offers the only chance for redemption.
UK Premiere: Leeds Grand Theatre, 14th March 2020
World premiere Leeds, March 14th (2020)
[Tour was cancelled due to Covid19 Lockdown/Theatre closures]
REVIVAL PLANNED FOR SPRING 2022
Choreographer: Kenneth Tindall
Design: Christopher Oram
Scenario: Gwyneth Hughes
Consultant: Lesley Downer
Lighting Design: Alastair West