St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre

Act III of the ballet The Sleeping Beauty


Princess Aurora: Oxana Skorik
Prince Désiré: Yevgeny Ivanchenko
The Lilac Fairy: Maria Iliushkina
The Diamond Fairy: Valeria Martynyuk
Carabosse the Wicked Fairy: Igor Kolb
Princess Florine: Anastasia Lukina
Bluebird: Ramanbek Beishenaliev

Age category 6+


Music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Choreography by Marius Petipa (1890)
Libretto by Ivan Vsevolozhsky and Marius Petipa, after tales by Charles Perrault

(revival of the 1890 production)

Set design by Heinrich Levogt, Mikhail Bocharov,
Ivan Andreev, Konstantin Ivanov and Matvei Shishkov
Costumes by Ivan Vsevolozhsky

The revival team:
Musical Director: Valery Gergiev
Choreography staged by Sergei Vikharev
Set design reproduced by Andrei Voitenko
Costumes reproduced by Elena Zaitseva
Lighting design by Vladimir Lukasevich
Archival research and coordination: 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.

Running time 40 minutes

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