Ballet

Sleeping Beauty by Marius Petipa, music by Tchaikovsky

Alina Cojocaru (Princess Aurora), Federico Bonelli (Prince Florimund), Christopher Saunders (King Florestan XXIV) — The Royal Ballet

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Cast

Marius Petipa — Choreographer
Alina Cojocaru — Princess Aurora
Federico Bonelli — Prince Florimund
Christopher Saunders — King Florestan XIV
Elizabeth McGorian — His Queen
Alastair Marriott — Cattalabutte
Genesia Rosato — Carabosse
Marianela Núñez — Lilac Fairy
The Royal Ballet
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
Valery Ovsyanikov — Conductor

Program notes

Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty, choreographed by Marius Petipa, is one of the best loved of classical ballets, combining in a single work all the enchantment and virtuosity that ballet has to offer.

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Directed by:
Ross MacGibbon
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (London, Great Britain)
Production date: 2006
Duration: 2 h 12 min
Production: © BBC