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Sleeping Beauty – Theatre Royal, Norwich

Music: Tchaikovsky Director &Choreographer: Matthew Bourne Reviewer: Lu Greer [rating:4]   Matthew Bourne’s new show Sleeping Beauty: A Gothic Romance marks the completion of his trio of Tchaikovsky’s classics (the other two of course being The Nutcracker and Swan Lake), and the twenty fifth anniversary of his company. In Bourne’sre-imaginingof the classic, the narrative sticks to the classic story of ...

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Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty: A Gothic Romance – The Lowry, Salford

Music: Tchaikovsky Director &Choreographer: Matthew Bourne Reviewer: Peter Jacobs [rating:3.5]   Matthew Bourne is completing a busy year of activity to mark the 25thAnniversary of his company with a new production of Sleeping Beauty. This major new work completes Bourne’s trilogy of the great Tchaikovsky ballets started in 1992 with Nutcracker! and continued in 1995 with his rightly celebrated Swan ...

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English National Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty – Milton Keynes Theatre

Designer: Peter Farmer Choreographer: Kenneth MacMillan Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Reviewer: Maggie Constable [Rating:4.5] Enchanting is the word for English National Ballet’s The Sleeping Beauty at Milton Keynes Theatre this week. With the magical choreography of the acclaimed Sir Kenneth MacMillan along with beautiful music, which includes Tchaikovsky’s Once Upon a Dream and Rose Adagio, you are immediately transported into ...

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Sleeping Beauty- Mapledurham House, Reading

Director: Rebecca Gadsby Writer: Laura Turner Music: Richard Main Reviewer: James Martin [Rating:4]   Today Chapterhouse Theatre Company put on a children’s adaptation of the enchanting and timeless classic ‘Sleeping Beauty’ in the wonderfully serene setting of Mapledurham House. This was billed as a family-friendly day out with fancy dress, bouncy castle, refreshments and the suggestion of bring-your-own rugs and ...

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Sleeping Beauty – Harrogate Theatre

Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Director: Christopher Moore Reviewer: Katie Lee [rating:2] Ballet Theatre UK presents their version of the classic story of Sleeping Beauty in Harrogate, as part of a lengthy UK tour. The ballet follows the tale of Princess Aurora’s birth, long sleep and awakening by the charming prince, in a fairy-tale land of castles and curses. After a ...

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