A TIMELESS fairytale, the music of Tchaikovsky and an internationally-renowned ballet company come together at the Queen's Theatre.
Moscow Ballet – La Classique have taken their production of The Sleeping Beauty across the globe, and now North Devon has its turn.
With dancers from the Bolshoi, Kirov and Ballet Theatres of Kiev and Odessa, combined with the musical expertise of Elik Melikov and his soloists, the finest of Russian performance is to be expected to bring this classic tale to life on the stage.
Classical ballet is an area in which Russian dancers have reigned supreme since the 1820s, and Moscow Ballet's previous productions have met with international acclaim.
The Sleeping Beauty is at the Queen's Theatre, Barnstaple on October 18, 7.45pm and October 19, 2.30pm and 7.45pm. Tickets: £18 to £23.50. Box office: 01271 324242, www.northdevontheatres .org.uk.