Screening on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 December 2013
Music Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Original choreography Marius Petipa New version Yuri Grigorovich With Svetlana Zakharova (Princess Aurora), David Hallberg (Prince Desiré)
(Originally screened in 2012)
Cursed at birth by evil fairy Carabosse, Princess Aurora descends into a deep slumber on the day of her 16th birthday. Only the kiss of a prince will awaken her ...
Based on Charles Perrault's classic fairy tale, Sleeping Beauty has been hugely successful since its premiere in 1890. Marius Petipa's masterpiece - involving a beautiful princess, enchantment of sleep and a handsome prince - is one of the most popular and accomplished choreographic works in the classical repertoire. The new version by Yuri Grigorovich will captivate the whole family and fairy tale-lovers during the Christmas season. PARTICIPATING CINEMAS ACROSS AUSTRALIA
NSW: Cremorne Orpheum, Palace Chauvel Cinema, Event Cinemas Castle Hill, Riverside Theatres Parramatta, Avoca Beach Picture Theatre, Palace Byron Bay, Cinemax Cinema Kingscliff, Greater Union Newcastle