As one of the most revered works in the classical ballet repertoire, The Sleeping Beauty is one of Tchaikovsky's most successful ballet compositions and one of the most beloved and well-known story ballets of all time. Steeped in ballet history, its rich storyline boasts an array of exuberant characters -- Puss and Boots and The White Cat; Princess Florine and the Bluebird, and Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf -- each expertly paired with Tchaikovsky's sweeping melodies. As the power of true love's kiss triumphs, a bounty of ethereal fairies and courtly splendor fills an enchanted land and will delight audiences of all ages. Get the best seats now as NBT's 45th Season opens with The Smith Center Premiere of The Sleeping Beauty.
October 22 - 23, 2016