ROH Live: The Sleeping Beauty (12A)

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Next event: Wednesday 24 May 2023 at 7.15pm
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The Sleeping Beauty holds a very special place in The Royal Ballet’s heart and history. It was the first performance given by the Company when the Royal Opera House reopened at Covent Garden in 1946 after World War II. In 2006, this original staging was revived and has been delighting audiences ever since. Frederick Ashton famously cited the pure classicism of Marius Petipa’s 19th-century ballet as a private lesson in the atmospheric art and craft of choreography. Be swept away by Tchaikovsky’s ravishing music and Oliver Messel’s sumptuous fairytale designs with this true gem from the classical ballet repertory. 

 

Choreography: Marius Petipa 

Additional choreography: Frederick Ashton, Anthony Dowell and Christopher Wheeldon 

Production: Monica Mason and Christopher Newton after Ninette de Valois and Nicholas Sergeyev 

Music: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky 

Original designs: Oliver Messel 

Additional designs: Peter Farmer 

Lighting designer: Mark Jonathan 

Conducted by: Koen Kessels 

 

Cast: TBC 

Certificate:

12A

Duration

Approx 205 mins

Time details

Including two intervals

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