Moscow Ballet La Classique was founded in 1990, utilising ballet dancers from the leading theatres of the CIS Countries and the Bolshoi, Kirov and Ballet Theatres of Kiev and Odessa.
Always in demand, Moscow Ballet - La Classique has recently thrilled ballet lovers during hugely successful tours of Egypt, Morocco, France, Spain, Italy, Austria, Norway, Israel, Thailand, Taiwan, China, Japan, Australia and New Zealand as well as the UK and this talented company have deservedly gained international acclaim.
The Sleeping Beauty is a classic ballet in 3 Acts, with prologue
Music: Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography: Marius Petipa
Adapted By: Alexander Vorotnikov & Irina Nesterova-Vorotnikova
Scenario: Marius Petipa and Ivan Vsevolojsky after Charles Perrault's tale "La Belle au Bois Dormant
Premiere: 15 January,1890, Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg
A superb fairy tale in dance created by one of ballets greatest choreographers and now associated with everything that is magnificent in Russian Ballet.
Once upon a time.....
(as all good fairytales begin), in a faraway land beyond imagination, Tchaikovsky's sumptuous music fills the air and wondrous characters come to life before your very eyes.
A King, a Queen, Good and Evil Fairies and the inevitable handsome Prince weave their magic to present this timeless tale of Princess Aurora - The Sleeping Beauty - a story lovingly repeated throughout generations but never before performed so magnificently with the colourful spectacle of Russia's finest.....Moscow Ballet - La Classique.
You are cordially invited, one and all, to relive the fairy tale dream in this universally acclaimed production.
Please note there will be no food service on the night. Please use one of our great, local restaurants.
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