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About the Show Less...

A downtrodden heroine, a glass slipper, a handsome prince and lot of lovely ballet. Read More >

The classic Christmas fairy tale was originally brought to balletic life by Frederick Ashton in 1948. Now the original rags-to-riches tale is revived for your yule delight, complete with transforming pumpkins and yummy fairy god-mums.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 02/12/2004

Closing Night: 14/01/2005

Running time: 2 hours 55 minutes

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Cast & Creative


Producer - Royal Ballet

Choreographer - Frederick Ashton

Conductor - Boris Gruzin, Brett Morris

Lighting Designer - Mark Jonathan

Set Designer - Toer Van Schayk

About Royal Opera House

Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom WC2E 9DD

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