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"The Sleeping Beauty"

"The Sleeping Beauty"

by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Sunday, February 11, 2024 - 3 p.m. ET

Corson Auditorium Adult: $34; Child through College: $19

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Witness love’s triumph over evil as the Interlochen Arts Academy Dance Division and the Traverse Symphony Orchestra come together to stage a ballet adaptation of the timeless fairy tale, The Sleeping Beauty. Cursed by the wicked fairy Carabosse, Princess Aurora falls into an enchanted slumber. A century later, Prince Florimund meets Aurora in a dream—and vows to rescue her from Carabosse’s clutches. Don’t miss a breathtaking production featuring exquisite costumes, stunning scenic design, Marius Petipa’s 1890 choreography, and artistic direction by Director of Dance Joseph Morrissey. Acclaimed ballet conductor Kevin Rhodes leads the Traverse Symphony Orchestra as they perform Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s iconic score.

Interested in learning more about Tchaikovsky’s score? Attend the pre-concert lecture by Interlochen Public Radio’s Director of Music Amanda Sewell. For any music lover, this lecture is a great way to gain insight into the music you are about to hear. Snacks and refreshments included. 

Lecture Date: Sunday, February 11, 2024
Lecture Time: 2:00-2: 45 p.m. 
Lecture Fee: $25
Lecture Location: Interlochen Center for the Arts, Music Center, Room 1008 (the room is next door to Corson Auditorium, where the concert will take place) 

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