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ENCORE PERFORMANCE FROM THE ROYAL BALLET THE SLEEPING BEAUTY

5th March 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:15 pm

SUNDAY 5 MARCH 2017

ENCORE PERFORMANCE FROM THE ROYAL BALLET

THE SLEEPING BEAUTY

Celebrate 70 years of The Royal Ballet’s landmark production and enter an enchanted world of princesses, fairy godmothers and magical spells. A perennial delight and a much-loved classic, The Royal Ballet’s The Sleeping Beauty combines the best of classical ballet, with all its charms and virtuosity, splendid music and talented dancers. First choreographed to Tchaikovsky’s great musical score by Marius Petipa in Russia in 1890, The Sleeping Beauty has wonderful ensembles, solos including the Rose Adage as Princess Aurora meets her suitors, and of course the concluding celebratory dances for the happy union of prince and princess. The Royal Ballet’s landmark staging was revived for the Company’s 75th anniversary celebrations in 2006. The designs by Oliver Messell, one of the greatest stage designers of the 20th century, were restored and updated for this production by Peter Farmer. The rich evocations of the baroque opulence of a royal court, the panoramic journey of the prince to the overgrown castle and the colourful characters in this famous fairytale make this Sleeping Beauty a spectacle like no other.

Café open beforehand for lunch • 2pm • 195 minutes / Two intervals • To book, please call 01768 868000 • Free parking • For live broadcasts, performances start promptly, so please arrive 20 minutes before. Latecomers will not be admitted.

Details

Date:
5th March 2017
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Website:
http://www.rheged.com

Organiser

Rheged
Phone:
01768 868000
Website:
www.rheged.com

Venue

Rheged
The Rheged Centre, Redhills
Penrith , Cumbria CA11 0DQ United Kingdom
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Phone:
01768 860008
Website:
www.rheged.com

 

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