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Articles tagged with "The Sleeping Beauty"

The Royal Ballet's The Sleeping Beauty to be relayed live to cinemas on 28 February 2017

22 February 2017

Marius Petipa's ballet holds a special place in The Royal Ballet’s repertory, more than 70 years on from its premiere.

Cast change: The Sleeping Beauty on 22 February 2017

22 February 2017

Yasmine Naghdi and Matthew Ball to dance this evening replacing Lauren Cuthbertson and Reece Clarke.

Watch: Why the Rose Adage from The Sleeping Beauty is the ultimate challenge for a ballerina

21 February 2017

Principal of The Royal Ballet Akane Takada perfects one of the most notoriously difficult sections in classical ballet.

Cast change: The Sleeping Beauty on 20 February 2017

20 February 2017

Akane Takada to dance the role of Princess Aurora, replacing Francesca Hayward.

Watch: 6 of the most romantic ballets

13 February 2017

We've scoured the repertory in search of the most romantic ballets for Valentine's Day.

The Sleeping Beauty dance highlight: the Bluebird pas de deux

7 February 2017

Who are the left-field fairytale characters who dance in the ballet's final act, and what makes their moment in the spotlight so spellbinding?

Remembering Peter Farmer (1936–2017)

3 January 2017

The designer worked extensively with The Royal Ballet throughout his career.

Awakening The Sleeping Beauty: Re-opening the Royal Opera House after World War II

28 December 2016

This wonderful classical ballet has a special place in The Royal Ballet’s history, marking a new beginning for the Company in more ways than one.

Cracking the code: The meaning of mime in ballet

16 December 2016

Classic ballets feature plenty of code, but what do these gestures mean, and why do they persist in the 21st century?

Painting with music: How Tchaikovsky used the orchestra to create unrivalled ballet scores

24 November 2016

The great Russian composer was a genius in orchestration, but he outdid himself with The Nutcracker and The Sleeping Beauty.

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