Rudolf Nureyev's The Sleeping Beauty
Victor Hochhauser regretfully announce the postponement of The National Ballet of Canada’s summer season of Rudolf Nureyev’s production of The Sleeping Beauty, Tuesday 28 July–Saturday 1 August 2020, owing to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak.
'This Sleeping Beauty is a grand jewel in The National Ballet of Canada’s repertoire. Not only does it feature a treasure trove of classical riches, it once again proves why this company is among the best in the world.' – National Post
Tuesday 28 July – Saturday 1 August 2020
One of the finest international ballet companies, The National Ballet of Canada returns to London for seven spectacular performances of Rudolf Nureyev’s The Sleeping Beauty at the Royal Opera House, staged by Artistic Director Karen Kain CC and presented by Victor Hochhauser.
Rudolf Nureyev’s version of The Sleeping Beauty, created in 1966, stands out as being one of the most technically exciting and richly entertaining productions of Marius Petipa's masterpiece.
General booking opens 15 April 2020
Tickets: £8–£120 Superseats: £135
Principal casts include:
(Performance casts subject to change)
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Watch Artistic Director Karen Kain discuss Rudolf Nureyev and The Sleeping Beauty
Watch Elena Lobsanova discuss The Sleeping Beauty