Moscow Ballet La Classique brings Sleeping Beauty to the Waterfront
The world renowned Moscow Ballet – La Classique brings The Sleeping Beauty, one of the world’s best loved ballets, to Belfast Waterfront on Thursday 5 November.
Tchaikovsky`s sumptuous music fills the air as colourful characters come to life during this sparkling, multi- coloured adaptation of the world famous fairytale.
A King, a Queen, Good and Evil Fairies and a handsome Prince weave their magic to present this timeless tale of Princess Aurora – The Sleeping Beauty. This story has been lovingly re-told and re-enacted down through the generations, but never before performed so magnificently as by Russia`s finest, Moscow Ballet – La Classique.
Moscow Ballet – La Classique was founded in 1990, utilising ballet dancers from the leading theatres of the CIS Countries and the Bolshoi, Kirov and Ballet Theatres of Kiev and Odessa. Always in great demand, the company has recently thrilled ballet lovers and enjoyed international acclaim during hugely successful tours of Egypt, Morocco, France, Spain, Italy, Austria, Norway, Israel, Thailand, Taiwan, China, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.
Premiered in 1890 at the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg, The Sleeping Beauty is a superb fairy tale in dance created by one of ballets greatest choreographers and now associated with everything that is magnificent in Russian Ballet.