Bolshoi encore – The Sleeping Beauty (12A)
The Princess Aurora falls under the curse of the Evil Fairy Carabosse on her sixteenth birthday, falling into a deep slumber for one hundred years. Only the kiss of a prince could break the spell. A resplendent fairy-tale ballet performed by the Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet, starring Olga Smirnova (“truly extraordinary talent” – The Telegraph). The Sleeping Beauty features scores of magical characters including fairies, the Little Red Riding Hood, Puss in Boots, and the beautiful Princess Aurora. (2hr 50min) 3.00pm start.
Music by Pyotr Illyich Tchaikovsky, Choreography by Yuri Grigorovich
Tickets on sale from 13th February from Quinns Bookshop, Three Crowns Yard, The High Street, Market Harborough, or via http://www.octagonfilms.org.uk