Northern Ballet dancers Hannah Bateman and Javier Torres, who will play the roles of Jane Eyre and Mr Rochester in Northern Ballet’s new ballet, will pose in Room 24 at the National Portrait Gallery, the location of a special display Celebrating Charlotte Brontë: 1816 – 1855, which includes portraits of the famous literary family and treasures on loan from the Brontë Parsonage Museum, Haworth.
National Portrait Gallery, London, Great Britain 20th April 2016
On the eve of the 200th anniversary of Charlotte Brontë’s birth, which falls on 21 April 2016, Northern Ballet has partnered with the National Portrait Gallery to bring two dancers from its upcoming World Première of Jane Eyre to London.
Hannah Bateman and Javier Torres
Photograph by Elliott Franks
Image licensed to Elliott Franks Photography Services