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Video thumbnail: Great Performances Aurora Dances in Her Sleep in "Sleeping Beauty"

Great Performances

Aurora Dances in Her Sleep in "Sleeping Beauty"

Princess Aurora's 100-year slumber becomes restless as it nears the end of its spell.

Aurora Dances in Her Sleep in "Sleeping Beauty"

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Aurora's 100-Year Sleep in Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty

Great Performances

Aurora's 100-Year Sleep in Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty

Princess Aurora's 100-year slumber becomes restless as it nears the end of its spell.

Aurora's 100-Year Sleep in Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Casting a Curse in Sleeping Beauty

Great Performances

Casting a Curse in Sleeping Beauty

The dark fairy Carabosse casts a curse on baby Aurora.

Casting a Curse in Sleeping Beauty

Video thumbnail: Great Performances The Curse is Broken in Sleeping Beauty

Great Performances

The Curse is Broken in Sleeping Beauty

Leo awakens the sleeping Aurora with the kiss of true love.

The Curse is Broken in Sleeping Beauty

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Matthew Bourne Interview. Creating a New Sleeping Beauty

Great Performances

Matthew Bourne Interview. Creating a New Sleeping Beauty

Dance history and storytelling is important to choreographer Matthew Bourne.

Matthew Bourne Interview. Creating a New Sleeping Beauty

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty - Preview

Great Performances

Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty - Preview

Choreographer Matthew Bourne gives the classic fairy tale ballet a Gothic spin.

Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty - Preview

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Rose Adagio Duet from Sleeping Beauty, Act I

Great Performances

Rose Adagio Duet from Sleeping Beauty, Act I

Matthew Bourne's playful choreography between young lovers, set to Tchaikovsky's music.

Rose Adagio Duet from Sleeping Beauty, Act I

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