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The Washington Ballet Presents The Sleeping Beauty

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - Sunday, March 3, 2019

The Sleeping Beauty—A quintessential classical ballet inspired by the timeless fairy tale of a true love's kiss and the triumph of good over evil.
 

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The Washington Ballet
Julie Kent, artistic director
Featuring The Washington Ballet Orchestra

The Sleeping Beauty

Choreography after Marius Petipa
Staging and additional choroegraphy by Julie Kent and Victor Barbee
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

The romantic and timeless tale of a magical kiss and the beloved story of Princess Aurora, her handsome prince and the evil Carabosse.  A quintessential classical ballet inspired by the fairy tale of true love's kiss and the triumph of good over evil.
 
Performance Timing: Approx. 2-1/2 hours

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PRINCIPAL CASTING (subject to change)
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Wed., Feb. 27 at 8:00 p.m.
Princess Aurora: Eun Won Lee
Prince Desire: Gian Carlo Perez
Lilac Fairy: Brittany Stone
Carabosse: Stephen Nakagawa

Thurs., Feb. 28 at 8:00 p.m.
Princess Aurora: Katherine Barkman
Prince Desire: Rolando Sarabia
Lilac Fairy: Kateryna Derechyna
Carabosse: Dan Roberge

Fri., Mar. 1 at 8:00 p.m.
Princess Aurora: Maki Onuki
Prince Desire: Andile Ndlovu
Lilac Fairy: Adelaide Clauss
Carabosse: Gian Carlo Perez

Sat., Mar. 2 at 2:00 p.m.
Princess Aurora: Katherine Barkman
Prince Desire: Rolando Sarabia
Lilac Fairy: Kateryna Derechyna
Carabosse: Dan Roberge

Sat., Mar. 2 at 8:00 p.m.
Princess Aurora: Eun Won Lee
Prince Desire: Gian Carlo Perez
Lilac Fairy: Sarah Steele
Carabosse: Stephen Nakagawa

Sun., Mar. 3 at 2:00 p.m.
Princess Aurora: Maki Onuki
Prince Desire: Andile Ndlovu
Lilac Fairy: Adelaide Clauss
Carabosse: Dan Roberge

Sun., Mar. 3 at 7:00 p.m.
Princess Aurora: Ayano Kimura
Prince Desire: Ariel Martinez
Lilac Fairy: Brittany Stone
Carabosse: Gian Carlo Perez

(Photo Credit: Tony Powell and CRAFT Media | Digital for The Washington Ballet)

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