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Ballet West’s The Wedding

February 11, 2023 @ 2:30 am - February 18, 2023 @ 7:00 am

The beloved fairy tale,adored by Utah audiences for decades, gets an opulent makeover with the premiere of sumptuous new sets designed by critically acclaimed French artist and painter Alain Vaes. In 2011, Ballet West Artistic Director Adam Sklute and Resident Designer David Heuvel reconceived the costumes. Now Ballet West unveils the first new sets created for this work since its BW premiere in 1986.
From birth, Aurora is beset by trialsa jealous witch, cursed spindles, pernicious brambles and thornsand the only chance for redemption for her and her kingdom is true loves kiss. The fairy of wisdom, a loving godmother, sets out to ensure Auroras happiness and the kingdoms triumph, celebrated with a wedding attended by the most fanciful fairy tale characters ever to grace the stage. Adam Sklutes unique adaptation of the spectacular Marius Petipa ballet set to Tchaikovskys unforgettable score is an evening of nonstop, fanciful adventure.

Recommended ages 8 and up.

Single tickets start at just $29!

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Start:
February 11, 2023 @ 2:30 am
End:
February 18, 2023 @ 7:00 am