January 22, 2017
Members (MET and PAC) $19
General Admission: $22
Live via Satellite, shown on our large theater screen.
On her16th a curse by the evil Carabosse causes the beautiful Princess Aurora to fall into a deep slumber for 100 years. Only the kiss of a prince could awaken her...
In this resplendent and magical classic, the Bolshoi dancers take us on a dream like journey through this classic fairytale complete with jewel fairies, a magical kingdom, a youthful princess and a handsome prince in this purest style of classical ballet the Bolshoi's sumptuous staging with sets and costumes gives life to Perrault's fairly tale unlike any other.
Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich
Libretto: Ivan Vsevolozhsky and MariusPetipa (after Charles Perrault)
Cast: The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet