Jump to content
This Site Uses Cookies. If You Want to Disable Cookies, Please See Your Browser Documentation. ×

M/K Sleep Beauty Recon (7pm-St. Peters)

Community Calendar

Event details


The Sleeping Beauty

ballet-féerie in three acts with a prologue and apotheosis

Music: Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Choreography: Marius Petipa (1890)

Olesia Novikova

Igor Kolb

Conducted by Alexander Polyanichko

(revival of the 1890 production)

Libretto: Ivan Vsevolozhsky and Marius Petipa, after tales: Charles Perrault

Set design: Heinrich Levogt, Mikhail Bocharov, Ivan Andreev, Konstantin Ivanov and Matvei Shishkov

Costumes: Ivan Vsevolozhsky

(As of 28 Jan 06)

The revival team:

Musical Director: Valery Gergiev

Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda

Choreography staged: Sergei Vikharev

Set design reproduced: Andrei Voitenko

Costumes reproduced: Elena Zaitseva

Assistant Set designers: Boris Kaminsky and Andrei Sevbo

Lighting design: Vladimir Lukasevich

Archive research and co-ordination: Pavel Gershenzon

Marius Petipa´s choreographic text was restored using Nikolai Sergeyev´s notation from the Harvard Theatre Collection.

The sets and costumes were restored from sketches and photographic materials from the collection of the St Petersburg State Museum of Theatre and Music and the St Petersburg State Theatre Library.

World premiere: 3 January 1890, Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg

Premiere of the revival: 30 April 1999, Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg

Running time: 4 hours 15 minutes

  • Create New...