Cape Town City Ballet presents The Sleeping Beauty


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Laura Bosenberg and Thomas Thorne
Laura Bosenberg and Thomas Thorne

Led by international guest artists, this classic fairytale will enthral the whole family. Accompanied by the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra at selected performances.

Cape Town City Ballet (The South African National Ballet) ’s next production is The Sleeping Beauty from 2 – 18 September, 2016 in the Artscape Opera House.

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Book now to see international guest artists gracing the stage in The Sleeping Beauty, one of the greatest of all classical ballets. Hikaru Kobayashi and David Moore, Principal dancers with the British Royal Ballet and the Stuttgart Ballet respectively, will do two performances, while the other eight performances are shared by our own flourishing partnership, Laura Bosenberg and Thomas Thorne, and two other couples, all new to the roles of Aurora and the Prince. Angela Hansford dances with Daniel Szybkowski and Cleo Ames will be partnered by Conrad Nusser.

As good triumphs over evil, the Lilac Fairy is danced by Kim Vieira, Rosamund Ford and Claire Spector. The role of the evil Carabosse will be shared by Johnny Bovang and Mervyn Williams.

A wonderful fairytale story for all ages with beautiful sets and costumes and a sensational Tchaikovsky score played by the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra at selected performances, conducted by Brandon Phillips – what more could you ask for?

This delightful production by the Cape Town City Ballet is not to be missed!
Visit for all you need to know about specific principal casting.
Ticket prices from R 90 – R 300
Booking is open at Computicket or Artscape Dial-a-Seat on 021 421 7695.

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