Sunday February 5, 2017
Members (MET and PAC) $19
General Admission: $22
Music: Pyotr Ilyich TchaikovskyBeethoven, Leonid
Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich
Libretto: Ivan Vsevolozhsky and Marius Petipa (after Charles Perrault)
Cast: The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet
Live via Satellite, shown on our large theater screen.
In this resplendent and magical classic, the Bolshoi dancers take us on a dream like journey though this classic fairytale complete with jewel fairies, a magical kingdom, a youthful princess and handsome prince in this style of classic ballet. The Bolshoi’s sumptuous staging with its luxurious sets and costumes gives life to Perrault's fairy tale unlike any other.
On her 16th birthday, 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...