NR  |  2 hours 50 minutes • Archived

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The Bolshoi’s sumptuous staging with its luxurious sets and costumes gives life to Perrault’s fairy tale, THE SLEEPING BEAUTY, unlike any other. On her 16th birthday, the evil Carabosse casts a curse on the beautiful Princess Aurora, causing her to fall into a deep slumber for 100 years. Only the kiss of a prince could awaken her. In this resplendent and magical classic, the Bolshoi dancers take us on a dream-like journey through this classic fairytale complete with jewel fairies, a magical kingdom, a youthful princess and a handsome prince in this purest style of classical ballet. A must-see!

Directed By

Yuri Grigorovich

Written By

Ivan Vsevolozhsky,Marius Petipa


The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet

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