When a young mermaid is finally allowed her first glimpse of life beyond the ocean, she is enthralled by what she sees.
Falling in love with a mortal Prince she leaves her magical underwater world behind, losing her voice and enduring immense pain to make the ultimate sacrifice for love.
From breath-taking underwater scenes to vibrant life on land, rediscover Hans Christian Andersen's original fairytale performed by Northern Ballet's world-class dancers with Celtic-inspired music played live by Northern Ballet Sinfonia.
Book now to experience this immersive and beautiful ballet.
This production contains periods of flashing lighting.
Running time 2 hours 5 minutes (approximately)
The Little Mermaid Characters
Find out more about key characters from The Little Mermaid.Read more
The Little Mermaid Story
The story of Northern Ballet's take on The Little Mermaid.Read more
The Little Mermaid Photos
Brand new photos from the stage.Read more
The Little Mermaid Videos
Clips and excerpts from The Little Mermaid.Read more
- Director, Choreographer, Costume Designer and Scenario
- Sally Beamish OBE
- Additional Orchestrations
- Set Design
- Kimie Nakano
- Lighting Design
- Costume Design Assistant
- Music licenced by arrangement with
Header image taken by Guy Farrow, production images by Bill Cooper, Emily Nuttall, George Liang, Kyle Baines and Emma Kauldhar.