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24–25 May 2024

Following Australian nationwide sell-out seasons, Beauty and the Beast returns to stage in 2024 – A must see stunning full length classical ballet production of the traditional fairy-tale story!
Featuring internationally recognised artists in leading roles in a rich display of outstanding skill. One of the world’s most loved fairy tale classics is retold through a superb production featuring classical ballet skill and choreography which honours the spirit of this magical story – an inspiring, impacting, entertaining and memorable experience for the whole family! The Victorian State Ballet's Beauty and the Beast features a top cast of leading classical ballet artists from across Australia and abroad. The choreography is rich with vibrant colour, virtue, sensibility, grace, intrigue and outstanding skill. VSB’s Beauty and the Beast endeavours to immerse the audience right in amidst the fairy tale classic in a profound experience that is exhilarating, impacting and visually inspiring. Don’t miss out on seeing all your favourite characters plus exhilarating solos and pas de deuxs from the stunning leading couple, the very moving transformation, grand waltz and ultimate happily ever after final scene! This is classical ballet at its finest! Come and experience this amazing production! “The narrative as it unfolds is easy to follow, and the performances by Victorian State Ballet’s dancers were fresh and engaging. Michelle Cassar de Sierra’s choreography is full of movement and vigour, richly colourful and vivid” – Dance Australia “I adored every second and was completely overwhelmed” – Dance Informa

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24–25 May 2024

Following Australian nationwide sell-out seasons, Beauty and the Beast returns to stage in 2024 – A must see stunning full length classical ballet production of the traditional fairy-tale story!

Featuring internationally recognised artists in leading roles in a rich display of outstanding skill. One of the world’s most loved fairy tale classics is retold through a superb production featuring classical ballet skill and choreography which honours the spirit of this magical story – an inspiring, impacting, entertaining and memorable experience for the whole family!

The Victorian State Ballet’s Beauty and the Beast features a top cast of leading classical ballet artists from across Australia and abroad. The choreography is rich with vibrant colour, virtue, sensibility, grace, intrigue and outstanding skill. VSB’s Beauty and the Beast endeavours to immerse the audience right in amidst the fairy tale classic in a profound experience that is exhilarating, impacting and visually inspiring.

Don’t miss out on seeing all your favourite characters plus exhilarating solos and pas de deuxs from the stunning leading couple, the very moving transformation, grand waltz and ultimate happily ever after final scene! This is classical ballet at its finest! Come and experience this amazing production!

“The narrative as it unfolds is easy to follow, and the performances by Victorian State Ballet’s dancers were fresh and engaging. Michelle Cassar de Sierra’s choreography is full of movement and vigour, richly colourful and vivid” – Dance Australia

“I adored every second and was completely overwhelmed” – Dance Informa

Dates & Times

Friday 24 May 2024, 7.30pm

Saturday 25 May 2024, 1pm & 7.30pm

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Victorian State Ballet

CATEGORY:
Dance

DURATION:
Approximately 120 minutes, including interval.

WARNINGS:
This performance may contain strobe lighting and haze effects.

AGE SUITABILITY:
This performance is suitable for audiences of all ages.

LATECOMERS:
For most performances, latecomers cannot be admitted until a break in the performance. Please allow plenty of time to cover traffic and parking delays.

VENUE:
Canberra Theatre
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