Founded in 1939 by Gweneth Lloyd and Betty Farrally, Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet holds the double distinction of being Canada's premier ballet company.
In this classic ballet, journey to an enchanted kingdom where Princess Aurora pricks her finger on a poisoned spindle. The Sleeping Beauty marries the soaring music of Tchaikovsky with the stunning choreography of Marius Petipa, one of ballet’s most gifted creators. With lavish sets, opulent costumes and thrilling classical dance, this ballet will enchant audiences of all ages.
“Lavish, beautiful & very richly textured" - CBC Radio
“Sheer romantic spectacle” - Halifax Daily News