Ballet on Screen: The Sleeping Beauty
Showings
Hot Docs Ted Rogers CinemaSat, Mar 18 12:00 PM Not Available
 
Film Info
Run Time:180 min
Director(s):Choreography: Marius Petipa
Country:UK
Released:2016
Featuring:Royal Ballet and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Conductor Koen Kessels
Music - Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
Concert Master - Peter Manning
Cast:Marianela Nuñez - Princess Aurora
Vadim Muntagirov - Prince Florimund
Description

Join us for one of The Royal Ballet’s most celebrated and longstanding productions, The Sleeping Beauty. Revived in 2006, this enduring and enchanting classic has a long history stretching back 70 years. With immaculate stage design and set to Tchaikovsky's virtuosic musical score, watch the world’s greatest ballet dancers bring this spectacular fairy tale to life. With breathtaking soloist performances, mesmerizing choreography, and a meticulously crafted and visually sumptuous 17th century aesthetic, enter a fantasy world of princes, princesses, fairies, and magic you won’t want to leave.

Includes two 15-minute intermissions.

Additional Information
Tickets: $16 (Members: $12, $10, Free)

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