Sleeping Beauty

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Sleeping Beauty
Ballet — féerie in two acts with a prologue and an apotheosis


Music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Choreography by Marius Petipa
Production by Anatoly Emelianov

Founded by legendary dancer and former Prima Ballerina of The Bolshoi Theatre Ballet, Maya Plisetskaya, The State Ballet Theatre of Russia, now under the direction of award-winning dancer and Moiseyev Dance Company soloist Nikolay Anokhin, presents the most passionate love story Ballet.

This full-scale production is choreographed by world renown choreographer Marius Petipa based on story by the Brothers Grimm. The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents 55 of Russia’s brightest ballet stars to bring this celebration of true love onto our stage and into our hearts.

“Effortless precision.” – Palm Beach Daily News 

“Full of enchantment!” – The New York Times

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Harris Theater for Music and Dance

205 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 334-2400