the sleeping beauty
The Sleeping Beauty is a classical ballet composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and choreographed by Marius Petipa. The ballet tells the story of Princess Aurora, who is cursed by the wicked fairy Carabosse and falls into a deep sleep, only to be awakened by the kiss of Prince Désiré. The ballet features stunning music, including the famous Waltz and the sparkling Pas de Quatre, and elegant choreography that has become a hallmark of classical ballet. Memorable characters include the Lilac Fairy, who protects Aurora throughout the story, and the evil Carabosse, who brings chaos and darkness to the kingdom. The Sleeping Beauty is a timeless masterpiece that continues to captivate audiences with its romantic story and breathtaking artistry.
Giselle is a classical ballet that tells the story of a young peasant girl who falls in love with a nobleman who is engaged to another woman. Composed by Adolphe Adam and choreographed by Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot, the ballet features breathtaking choreography and hauntingly beautiful music. As the story unfolds, Giselle discovers that her beloved is engaged to another, and she dies of a broken heart. The ballet takes a supernatural turn when Giselle is summoned from her grave by the vengeful Wilis, a group of ghostly maidens who seek to take revenge on men by forcing them to dance until they die. The ballet is renowned for its delicate footwork and dramatic storytelling, and has become a staple of the classical ballet repertoire.