Be transported to a land of fairies, royal pageantry, and a fated princess. Join the Lilac Fairy as she saves Princess Aurora and her kingdom from Carabosse’s evil spell. Watch the Prince awaken his Sleeping Beauty from her slumber and follow them to their “happily ever after” wedding.

Ballet Virginia’s professional company along with our region’s finest student dancers will perform this classic and favorite fairytale ballet. Original choreography and staging, that dates back the great Russian tradition of Petipa, has been revamped for contemporary audiences. Tchaikovsky’s acclaimed musical score ties the story and rich choreography together. Join us for this timeless classic that is sure to delight audiences of all ages.

This event has been postponed. Purchasers are encouraged to retain their tickets for the new dates. Ticket purchasers who purchased for the April 4 at 2:00pm show will now be honored May 30 at 2:00pm, the April 4 at 7:30pm show will now be honored May 30 at 7:30pm. Ticket purchasers who purchased for April 5 at 2:00pm can select any show to attend but must exchange their ticket at the Box Office either in person or via phone at (757) 385-2787. Your patience and understanding are greatly appreciated. The most up-to-date status for the events will be available on our website and social media. If you have any questions, please contact the Sandler Center Box Office, during business hours, at (757) 385-2787.
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