Storytime Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

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The Australian Ballet presents

Storytime Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

Venue Riverside Theatre
Dates 12 April - 13 April 2016

A dreamy kingdom full of magical fairies, a beautiful sleeping princess and a prince searching for his true love…

Everyone’s favourite fairytale ballet comes to life on stage in a brand-new production of The Sleeping Beauty. Join the wedding party with Aurora, follow her Prince through the woods and meet their friends Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad Wolf.

Packed with dazzling dancing, sparkling tutus and enchanting Tchaikovsky music, this is the perfect first ballet experience for boys and girls.

Be a part of the magic at this live, interactive and narrated ballet that will cast its spell in under an hour – and have your little ones dancing down the hallway when they get home! Don’t forget to dress up in your favourite ballet-inspired outfit.

Recommendation: Ages 3+

Dates & Times:
Tuesday 12 April 11am, 2pm & 4pm
Wednesday 13 April 11am, 2pm & 4pm

Choreography
Marius Petipa

Production and Additional Choreography
David McAllister

Creative Associate
Nicolette Fraillon

Music
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Costume and Set Design
Hugh Colman (originally created for Maina Gielgud’s 1984 production of The Sleeping Beauty)

Lighting Design
Jon Buswell


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Duration

Approximately 50 minutes

Ticket Prices

A Reserve $49
B Reserve $39
C Reserve $29

Transaction fees apply

Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $4.00

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