Bossov Ballet Theatre at Maine Central Institute brings the beloved fairytale of “Sleeping Beauty” to life on the Waterville Opera House stage. This enchanting ballet tells the story of Princess Aurora who, bewitched by the evil fairy Carabosse and placed a deep, protective sleep by the kind Lilac Fairy, is awakened by her brave prince. Music by Russian composer Tchaikovsky, choreography by Marius Petipa and staging by Bossov Ballet Artistic Director Natalya Getman, this beautiful take on the iconic ballet will enthrall the whole family.
Performances will take place on Friday, July 24th at 7 PM and Saturday, July 25th at 2 PM. Tickets are $15 per adult and $12 per youth/senior. There is also a special family pack (2 adults, 2 youths) for $40. The Waterville Opera House is located on 93 Main Street in Waterville. Tickets are available through the Opera House box office at 207-873-7000 or www.operahouse.org.
Led by Artistic Director Natalya Getman, Bossov Ballet Theatre at Maine Central Institute is New England’s premier Russian ballet academy. The program offers students a unique opportunity to study classical ballet as part of the academic curriculum, allowing them to earn full academic credit for ballet training. Students who complete the program are uniquely positioned either to matriculate to an outstanding college or join a professional ballet company. For more information about Bossov Ballet Theatre, please visit www.mci-school.org/ballet.