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  1. Executive Producer (maternity cover)- Welcoming the return of Belinda McElhinney

    We are delighted to announce that Belinda McElhinney will be returning to the Barrowland Ballet team as Executive Producer (maternity cover) starting next Monday 17th August. Speaking about her return Belinda said: “I am delighted to return to Barrowland Ballet as Executive Producer and continue the wonderful programme of work that the company has been […]

  2. Barrowland Ballet & The Work Room: Recent Dance Graduate Programme 2020/21

    Image Credit: Eoin Carey featuring Kirstin Walker, Hayley Earlam and Lewis Landini Leaving college and making your first moves into a dance career can be challenging at any time and this year will be even more complicated. Barrowland Ballet and The Work Room are active in nurturing a thriving and diverse ecology of dance in […]

  3. Barrowland Ballet dance films

          Image Credit: Brian Hartley Barrowland Ballet Dance Films Released Throughout April We’re delighted to announce that every Tuesday throughout April we will be sharing one of our short dance films. The films will be available to watch on our Barrowland Ballet Facebook Page each Tuesday from 6pm BST. They will then be made […]

  4. Cancelled- Learning to Fly and Into The Blue spring tour

    Today would have marked one month until the premiere of our new shows Learning to Fly and Into the Blue, we’ve had so much fun creating them. Over the past year, our dedicated creative team have been creating and moulding these shows into the funny, joyful, thought-provoking and poignant productions they are today and we […]

  5. Barrowland Ballet and The Work Room’s Recent Dance Graduates 2019 Announced

    Introducing our Recent Dance Graduates 2019 Barrowland Ballet and The Work Room are committed to supporting the thriving ecology of dance in Scotland. Together, we have launched the Recent Dance Graduate programme with the aim of supporting and nurturing emerging talent; providing three recent dance graduates with a package of supported including free membership to The Work Room, […]

  6. Barrowland Ballet & The Work Room Recent Dance Graduate Programme 2019

    Recent Dance Graduate Programme 2019 Barrowland Ballet and The Work Room are committed to supporting the thriving ecology of dance in Scotland. Together, they would like to offer the following opportunity to three recent dance graduates with the aim of supporting and nurturing emerging talent. The Programme: Each year, three recent graduates will each receive […]

  7. Barrowland Ballet invited to perform at ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering 2019

    Playful Tiger and Tiger Tale performing at ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering 2019, Kristiansand, Norway  We’re honoured to announce that, out of 523 international submissions, Barrowland Ballet have been invited to perform Playful Tiger and Tiger Tale at this year’s ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering. The ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering (AAG) is the world’s most important gathering of professionals working within the field of performing arts for young […]

  8. Introducing our new Associate Artist, Aya Kobayashi

    We are delighted to introduce dance artist, Aya Kobayashi, who has recently joined the team as Barrowland Ballet Associate Artist, working across our education and participatory programmes.  Originally from Japan, Aya moved to the UK over 15 years ago to continue her dance training at Rambert School before completing her MA in Dance Performance at the University of Chichester. As a […]

  9. Playful Tiger at Edinburgh International Children’s Festival 2019

    The Edinburgh International Children’s Festival 2019 programme was officially launched this week.       We’re delighted to announce that we’ll be bringing our show Playful Tiger to this year’s festival, helping them celebrate their 30th edition alongside a brilliant international line-up. Playful Tiger is our highly physical, interactive dance performance, specially created for children and young people who […]

  10. AUDITION NOTICE- highly skilled and experienced female contemporary dancers

    Barrowland Ballet – choreographer Natasha Gilmore – seeks highly skilled and experienced female contemporary dancers for the research, development and creation of a new production ICARUS. We are looking for versatile performers confident with a theatrical character role and comfortable in a devised process. The piece will include voice work and live music; performers with […]