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Cineplex Dance Series - Bolshoi Ballet: THE SLEEPING BEAUTY

Location

Cineplex Parklane, 5657 Spring Garden Road, Halifax NS

Date(s)

Thursday, February 7 at 1:55pm - 4:45pm

Details

Synopsis

On her sixteenth birthday, Princess Aurora falls under the curse of the Evil Fairy Carabosse and into a deep slumber lasting one hundred years. Only the kiss of a prince can break the spell. A resplendent fairytale ballet, The Sleeping Beauty features scores of magical characters including fairies, the Little Red Riding Hood, Puss  in  Boots,  and  a  beautiful  young  Princess  Aurora  performed  by  Olga  Smirnova, a “truly extraordinary talent” (The Telegraph). This is classical ballet at its finest. Captured live on Jan 22, 2017

Cast

Olga Smirnova (Princess Aurora), Semyon Chudin (Prince Désiré), Alexei Loparevich (The Evil Fairy Carabosse), Yulia Stepanova (The Lilac Fairy), Vitaly Biktimirov (Catalabutte), Artemy Belyakov (Bluebird), Anastasia Denisova

Directors

Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich after Marius Petipa, Libretto after after Ivan Vsevolozhsky, Marius Petipa

 

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