The Sleeping Beauty

In Theaters Jan 22

Bolshoi Ballet

The Sleeping Beauty

In this resplendent and magical classic, the Bolshoi dancers take us on a dream-like journey through this classic fairytale complete with jewel fairies, a magical kingdom, a youthful princess and a handsome prince in this purest style of classical ballet. The Bolshoi’s sumptuous staging with its luxurious sets and costumes gives life to Perrault’s fairy tale unlike any other. A must-see!

  • Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
  • Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich
  • Libretto: Ivan Vsevolozhsky and Marius Petipa (after Charles Perrault)
  • Cast: Olga Smirnova (Princess Aurora), Semyon Chudin (Prince  Desire), Alexei Loparevich (the Evil Fairy Carabosse) 
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The Sleeping Beauty

Run Time: 2 hours 50 minutes

Categories: Arts & Entertainment

The Sleeping Beauty Cast

Princess Aurora

Olga Smirnova

Princess Aurora

Olga Smirnova

Princess Aurora

She was born in St. Petersburg. In 2011 she graduated from Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet, St. Petersburg (Lyudmila Kovaleva’s class) and joined the Ballet Company of the Bolshoi Theater.

Prince Desire

Semyon Chudin

Prince Desire

Semyon Chudin

Prince Desire

Born in Barnaul. Graduated from Novosibirsk Choreographic College in 2003 (teacher Alexander Shelemov). He joined the Universal Ballet Company under the direction of Oleg Vinogradov (Seoul, Republic of Korea) in 2003 and remained there until the year 2007 (teacher Evgeny Neff).

Evil Fairy Carabosse

Alexei Loparevich

Evil Fairy Carabosse

Alexei Loparevich

Evil Fairy Carabosse

The Lilac Fairy

Yulia Stepanova

The Lilac Fairy

Yulia Stepanova

The Lilac Fairy

Born in Orenburg. She graduated from Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet, St. Petersburg, Lyudmila Sofronova’s class, in 2009, and joined the Mariinsky Ballet Company the same year.

Presented By

Bolshoi Ballet

Bolshoi Ballet

Bolshoi Ballet

The Bolshoi Theatre of Russia, was founded in 1776 and to this day remains a spearhead of Russian culture as one of the largest and most celebrated ballet companies in the world.

For the 7th consecutive season, the Bolshoi Ballet opens its doors to viewers across the world to attend their outstanding performances in over 1,600 cinemas internationally.

BY Experience

BY Experience

BY Experience

Worldwide Distributor of The Met: Live in HD and TED Cinema Experience, Distributor (ex-UK) National Theatre Live and Bolshoi Ballet (North America). Since 2003, BY Experience has delivered unique programs to over 3,000 cinemas, in over 75 countries.

Pathé Live

Pathé Live

Pathé Live

Pathé Live is the exclusive producer and the worldwide distributor of the Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema Series. Broadcast from the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow, these performances are produced and financed by Pathé Live, and reach over 1600 cinemas in 60 countries.