http://www.amande-concerts.co.uk - Russian State Ballet and Opera House
The timeless classic of Sleeping Beauty is performed to the score of Pyotr I. Tchaikovsky. The original choreography of Petipa includes the most magical fairy tale characters which bring to life this spectacular ballet.
Princes Aurora is at the centre of a grand christening celebration where she is granted gifts from her fairy godmothers - the gifts of honesty, beauty, prosperity, song and generosity. The ceremony is interrupted by the unwanted wicked fairy Carabosse who puts a curse on the young princess; she will prick her finger and die on her sixteenth birthday.
Fortunately, Lilac fairy has not yet presented her christening gift and she manages to minimise the curse where the princess avoids the death but instead falls into long, deep sleep of hundred years long. Only a magical, true love kiss from a Prince can break the spell and awake our princess ….
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