Russian State Ballet & Opera House: Sleeping Beauty

Congress Theatre
Russian State Ballet & Opera House present Sleeping Beauty

Experience Sleeping Beauty, a spectacular fairy-tale featuring the classic story of love and innocence, mystery and magic set to Tchaikovsky’s sublime score. A timeless ballet with exquisite dancing featuring live Orchestra with over 30 musicians.

Russian State Ballet and Opera House returns for their annual UK tour with a vibrant and enchanting full touring ballet production. This year they present the Mariisky State Ballet Theatre from central Russia.

Stunning choreography, sumptuous costumes and wonderful sets form the fantasy world in which the Lilac Fairy struggles against the evil Carabosse.​ Highlights include the Famous ‘Rose Adagio’ when Princess Aurora is introduced to four princes.

This ravishing production of the Sleeping Beauty is certain to leave audiences enchanted, it shimmers like an exquisite dream and will stay with you long after the curtain falls. 

'A superb performance which lived up to the mystery of the charming Russian classic’  The Argus