Australian National Youth Ballet presents

The Sleeping Beauty

4th & 5th October

Back by popular demand, after a sold out 2018 season! The world’s favourite fairy tale comes to life, featuring international guest artists and over 100 talented dancers from the Australian National Youth Ballet. 

This classic story of a sleeping princess, a handsome prince, and the triumph of true love’s kiss will sweep you off your feet. This lavish production boasts an array of grandeur through its spectacular sets, captivating choreography and exquisite costumes. The Sleeping Beauty ballet highlights the artistry and virtuosity of our world class guest performers and talented young dancers, casting it’s spell over a fairy tale ballet of romance and wonder, set to Tchaikovsky’s glorious score. A delightful and affordable way to entertain the whole family!


Princess Aurora performed by;         Evgenia Obraztsova
                                                              Principal Dancer
                                                              Bolshoi & Mariinsky Ballet                                      

Prince Desiree performed by;          Istvan Simon  
                                                             Principal Dancer
                                                             Dortmund & Kremlin Ballet   

CLICK HERE – To view a sneak peak of of our Guest Artists 
CLICK HERE – To watch a sneak peak of our Sleeping Beauty Performance 


Michael Braun                                                     
Former Principal Dancer                                                  
Queensland, Royal New Zealand Ballet  

Samuel Akins

Principal Dancer                                                  
Alabama Ballet 

Svetlana Smirnova 
Former Principal Dancer 
Stanislavski and Nemirovich Danchenko Theatre 
& Perm Ballet Theatre 

Ticket Prices

$40 – $120

Performance Times

6pm & 3pm

Event Duration

3 hours & 15 minutes (including 3 intervals)


The National Theatre
20 Carlisle St, St. Kilda, VIC 3182

Please Note

Transaction Fee Applies. Please choose tickets and prices carefully as there are NO REFUNDS (except as required by law) and NO EXCHANGES.

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