Tag: Popelka

Thursday, March 29, 2012: Fairy Tale Ballets

Two (or Three) Fairy Tale Ballets The other day we dropped in at the dress rehearsal of the new National Theatre Ballet’s production of Sleeping Beauty. My, my, my. It’s a true fairy tale brought to life. Think of the light, delicate fairy tale books you read as a child (or are reading to your children today), with all the gorgeous pastel illustrations of the princess, the prince, the fairies….

Friday, January 20,2011: Culture Cross-training

Culture Cross-Training One Classic Story, Two Classy Versions You have an interesting opportunity for some culture cross-training this weekend. The Birmingham Royal Ballet will present Cinderella in selected movie theatres in several cities in the Czech Republic. The HD (high definition) showing will air in Prague at the Radotín theatre on Jan 22, and the Atlas on Jan 23. And you can play “spot the differences” with the National Theatre…