Dominic NorthRehearsal Director, Swan Lake
Dominic was born in Leeds and started dancing at the Nydza School of Dance, Bingley.
Followed by training at Central School of Ballet, London, Dominic joined New Adventures in 2004 and has appeared in the most productions of any dancer.
He has been a principal with the company since 2008 and has performed many leading roles in: The Car Man (Angelo & rehearsal assistant), Edward Scissorhands (Edward), Dorian Gray (Cyril Vane), Swan Lake (Prince), Lord of the Flies (original cast Ralph & dance captain), Early Adventures, Nutcracker! (Fritz & dance captain), Sleeping Beauty (original cast Leo). Dominic has also performed in the 2017/18 tour of Cinderella as Harry, the Pilot and is currently reprising the role of The Prince in the current tour of Swan Lake.
Dominic has been a workshop leader for New Adventures since it began in 2008. He co-choreographed The Quest in Okinawa & Taiwan 2013 and was made an Associate Dance Practitioner for New Adventures in 2014.
Dominic was named in the top 10 performances of 2014 by londondance.com. He was Dancing Times Dancer of the Month, January 2010. Nominated for Outstanding Male Dancer (modern) for his role as Edward in Matthew Bourne's Edward Scissorhands in the Critics' Circle National Dance Awards 2009 & 2015. He is also a member of the comedy Morris dance troupe the ‘Bo Diddlers’.
Other Stage credits: Dancing with the Stars (Australia); Star Academy (France); Original cast of ROH2's The Red Balloon by Aletta Collins as the lead role of Pascal; RODA 09 with Douglas Thorpe; The lead role of Lumen in Chantry Dance Company’s Chasing the Eclipse; Cutty Cargo with Shanty Theatre Company. Latitude Festival 2010 & 2012.
Screen credits: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire; StreetDance 3D; Skype advert; Stateless, Paul Oakenfold and Mis-Teeq music videos; Richard II; World War Z; Swan Lake 3D; Matthew Bourne’s Christmas; Sleeping Beauty; The Car Man
Publications: Italian Vogue; Marie Claire (Japan); Time Out
Dedication: "To my first Prince Scott Ambler & my first Swan Jonathan Ollivier"
For NEW ADVENTURES
- Swan Lake – 2004, 2009 & 2018/19 The Prince, Rehearsal Director (2019)
- The Car Man – 2007 & 2015 Vito and Chad (2007), Angelo and Rocco (2015)
- Nutcracker! – 2008 & 2011 Liqourice Man (2008), Fritz (2011)
- Dorian Gray – 2008/09 Cyril Vane
- Edward Scissorhands – 2009/10 & 2014/15 Edward
- Cinderella – 2010/11 & 2017/18 (Dance Captain) Tom (both revivals), Harry (The Pilot) (2017/18)
- Early Adventures – 2012
- Sleeping Beauty – 2012/13 & 2015/16 Leo
- Lord of the Flies – 2014 & 2017 Ralph
- The Red Shoes – 2016/17 (Dance Captain) & 2019/2020 Julian Craster
- Swan Lake 3D – 2011 The Prince
- Matthew Bourne's Christmas – 2012
- Sleeping Beauty – 2013 Leo
- The Car Man – 2015 Angelo
- Cinderella – 2017