Royal Ballet Live: The Sleeping BeautyCast: Vadim Muntagirov, Marianela Nunez
Director: Christopher Newton, Monica Mason
Running Time: 180mins
Seventy years after its inaugural staging by The Royal Ballet, Koen Kessels conducts a live broadcast from London of Petipa’s classic production set in an enchanted world of princesses, fairy godmothers and magic to Tchaikovsky’s spellbinding score. Marianela Nunez dances the role of Princess Aurora, who is cursed by the sprite Carabosse to prick her finger on her 16th birthday and fall in a 100-year slumber.