Packed with wicked witches, beautiful princesses and enough plot twists to fuel a dozen episodes of Eastenders, the Sleeping Beauty is a much loved folk tale.
If you like ballet and want a fairytale night out then today’s Big Deal on the Moscow Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty will be your Prince Charming.
The dancing damsels and dudes of the Moscow Ballet will be performing Sleeping Beauty to Tchaikovsky’s music at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Saturday 15th October at 7.30pm.
First performed in the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg in 1890, this ballet version of the fairytale has cast a spell on audiences ever since.
The Moscow Ballet are the perfect company to weave some Sleeping Beauty magic in Glasgow.
Founded in 1990 by its current director Elik Melikov, the Moscow Ballet of Classical Choreography or ‘La Classique’ is made up of stunning ballet dancers from the leading theatres of the CIS countries and the Bolshoi, Kirov and Ballet Theatres of Kiev, Odessa, Tbilisi and Perm.
Always in demand, Moscow Ballet – La Classique has recently thrilled ballet lovers during hugely successful tours of Egypt, Morocco, France, Spain, Italy, Austria, Norway, Israel, Thailand, Taiwan, China, Japan, Australia and New Zealand as well as the UK, and this talented company have deservedly gained vast international acclaim.
World-renowned soloists Nadezda Ivanova, Ekaterina Shalypina, Dimitri Smirnov and Andrey Shalin lead the company under the direction of Melikov.
If you want to live happily ever after then today’s Big Deal is:
£20.50 instead of £41 for two tickets to see the Moscow Ballet perform Sleeping Beauty at Glasgow Royal concert Hall; a 50% saving