An imaginative and contemporary re-telling of Kurt Weill’s The Seven Deadly Sins. National Youth Ballet and the City of Sheffield Youth Orchestra are delighted to be joining forces in a thrilling and energetic showcase of young dancers, choreographers and musicians, conducted by Christopher Gayford. The performance will take place at The Octagon, Sheffield on Thursday 14 April at 7.30pm. Beyond Ballet® artists, Alice O’Brien and Bianca Mikahil will choreograph the work for a small company of NYB dancers. The Seven Deadly Sins is a ballet chanté (sung ballet) composed by Kurt Weill, with words by Bertolt Brecht. The dancers will be joined by mezzo-soprano, Clover Kayne. The work will be followed by a performance of Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5.