The Sleeping Beauty

Stunning sets and costumes, breathtaking choreography, Tchaikovsky’s sumptuous score and the phenomenally talented, passionate dancers of Scotland’s national dance company come together to create a spellbinding re-telling of treasured fairytale, The Sleeping Beauty

Liberally sprinkled with surprising twists and delicious wit, this spectacular version of the much loved story features Artistic Director Ashley Page’s choreography and international designer Antony McDonald’s lavish sets and costumes. Complete with Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score, performed live by the Scottish Ballet Orchestra, The Sleeping Beauty will be bringing a little magic to the winter months – let Scottish Ballet cast a spell on you!

Booking Information

The Sleeping Beauty is touring to Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Inverness from December 2011 - January 2012. Below you'll find everything you need to book your tickets right now!

Glasgow Theatre Royal
17 - 31 December 2011
Tickets from £10
Box Office 0844 871 7647*
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Festival Theatre Edinburgh
11 - 14 January 2012
Tickets from £10
Box Office 0131 529 6000*
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His Majesty's Theatre Aberdeen
18 - 21 January 2012
Tickets from £11.50
Box Office 01224 641122*
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Eden Court Inverness
25 - 28 January 2012
Tickets from £14
Box Office 01463 234 234*
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Theatre Royal, Newcastle
1 - 4 February 2012
Tickets from £10
Box office 08448 11 21 21
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Under 26s £10 ticket offer!

£10 best available seat for under 26s, students and unwaged (offer not available at Eden Court Theatre, Inverness)
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Scottish Ballet offer a variety of events designed to provide an illuminating insight into the current programme.  


Free Pre-show Talks

Join members of Scottish Ballet’s Artistic team for a fascinating free half-hour insight into the making of The Sleeping Beauty. An exciting opportunity to ask anything you ever wanted to know about Scottish Ballet!
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Insight Events

If you’ve ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of Scottish Ballet, this is your chance to find out! Insights take a detailed look at what happens backstage when the Company takes a production on tour.
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Ballet Cafe

A fun and social afternoon for those over 50 featuring a beginners' dance session, an illustrated talk, tea and cake and tickets to The Sleeping Beauty.
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Audio Described Performances

Scottish Ballet offers live audio description for patrons with visual impairments throughout The Sleeping Beauty tour.
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