Birmingham Royal Ballet perform The Sleeping Beauty at Birmingham Hippodrome this week and next, before embarking on a tour of the country that takes in Sunderland, Plymouth, Salford and London. You can find full details at

Here you can see a video clip of preparations for the piece, featuring Principal dancer Ambra Vallo rehearsing the Bluebird solo from Act III.

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