The Sleeping Beauty (Royal Ballet)

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Overview

Working in conjunction with the BBC, The Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London mounted this production of Pyotr Illych Tchaikovsky's ballet Sleeping Beauty, starring Alina Cojucaru as Princess Aurora, Federico Bonelli as Prince Florimund and Marianela Nunez as The Lilac Fairy, all of The Royal Ballet. Marius Petipa choreographed; The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, under the baton of Valeriy Ovsyanikov, provides musical accompaniment.
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Overview

Working in conjunction with the BBC, The Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London mounted this production of Pyotr Illych Tchaikovsky's ballet Sleeping Beauty, starring Alina Cojucaru as Princess Aurora, Federico Bonelli as Prince Florimund and Marianela Nunez as The Lilac Fairy, all of The Royal Ballet. Marius Petipa choreographed; The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, under the baton of Valeriy Ovsyanikov, provides musical accompaniment.
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Special Features

Cast gallery; Illustrated synopsis
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/26/2008
  • UPC: 809478009955
  • Original Release: 2006
  • Source: Bbc / Opus Arte
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Stereo / DTS
  • Sound: stereo, DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound
  • Language: English, Français
  • Time: 2:15:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 28,945

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Alina Cojocaru Princess Aurora
Federico Bonelli Prince Florimund
Marianela Nuñez Lilac Fairy
Genesia Rosato Carabosse
Christopher Saunders King Florestan XXIV
Elizabeth McGorian His Queen
Valeriy Ovsyanikov Conductor
Technical Credits
Ross MacGibbon Director, Executive Producer
Marius Petipa Choreography
Pyotr Tchaikovsky Score Composer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Sleeping Beauty
1. Prologue - The Christening: Introduction and Opening Credits [2:42]
2. Marche [3:44]
3. Scène Dansante [4:13]
4. Pas de Six - Introduction [:36]
5. Pas de Six - Adagio [4:06]
6. Pas de Six - Variations I [1:25]
7. Pas de Six - Variations II [:45]
8. Pas de Six - Variations III [1:24]
9. Pas de Six - Variations IV [:39]
10. Pas de Six - Variations V [1:29]
11. Pas de Six - Variations VI [1:26]
12. Pas de Six - Coda [1:58]
13. Finale [8:33]
14. Act 1 - The Spell: Introduction [2:53]
15. Valse [4:01]
16. Scène [1:59]
17. Pas d'Action [:48]
18. Adagio à la Rose [6:20]
19. Danse des Desmoiselles d'Honneur et les Pages [1:48]
20. Variation [4:04]
21. Coda [2:40]
22. Finale [5:09]
24. Act 2 - The Vision: Entr'acte et Scène [2:35]
25. Colin-Maillard [1:37]
26. Danse des Duchesses [:51]
27. Scène [1:06]
28. Désire [4:41]
29. Pas d'Action - Désire et Aurore [5:28]
30. Pas s'Action - Variation d'Aurore [2:20]
31. Pas d'Action - Coda [1:37]
32. Scène [:32]
33. Panorama [2:23]
34. Entr'acte Symphonique - Scène [2:59]
35. Finale [2:14]
36. Act 3 - The Wedding: Polacca [3:41]
37. Pas de Quatre - Variations I [2:16]
38. Pas de Quatre - Variations II [1:02]
39. Pas de Quatre - Variations III [1:00]
40. Pas de Quatre - Variations IV [1:08]
41. Pas de Caractère [2:27]
42. Pas de Quatre [2:54]
43. Pas de Quatre - Variations I [1:10]
44. Pas de Quatre - Variations II [1:20]
45. Pas de Quatre - Coda [2:03]
46. Pas de Caractère [1:38]
47. Pas de Deux - Entrée [5:31]
48. Pas de Deux - Variations I [1:40]
49. Pas de Deux - Variations II [2:35]
50. Pas de Deux - Coda [2:00]
51. Finale [2:54]
52. Finale - Apothéose [1:26]
53. Curtain Calls [2:31]
54. End Credits [1:02]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Sleeping Beauty
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   Chapters
   Extras
      Synopsis
      Cast Gallery
   Set-Up
      Audio: Stereo
      Audio: DTS Surround
      Subtitles
         Français
         Deutsch
         Español
         Italiano
         Subtitles: None
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Gorgeous in widescreen

    This version has similar choreography to the other Royal Ballet version available, but the set design here is more traditional, and colorful...The widescreen photography and sound are excellent here.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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