An exclusive opportunity to watch one of the world’s greatest ballerinas Darcey Bussell coach Birmingham Royal Ballet dancers in one of her own most iconic roles, Princess Aurora from The Sleeping Beauty.
Dame Darcey, known to millions not only for her extraordinary dance career but also as a judge on the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing, is Chair of Theatre Royal Plymouth and President of the Royal Academy of Dance. She started her professional career dancing with Sadler’s Wells Royal Ballet (as BRB was known before its move to Birmingham) before being appointed The Royal Ballet’s youngest-ever Principal dancer, where she appeared as Aurora in four different productions of The Sleeping Beauty.
Birmingham Royal Ballet brings The Sleeping Beauty to Theatre Royal Plymouth, 20-23 Mar 2024.
90 mins approx
Start time: 7pm
Location: The House, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA