Dancing "The Sleeping Beauty": From Fairy Tale, to Ballet, to Film
Does your child love the story of the Princess Aurora? Learn how the story, characters, and music transitioned from the original fairy tale, to the stage, and to the big screen, and learn a dance from the classical ballet.
357 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 5 learners
There are no upcoming classes.
learners per class
How does a “One-Time” class work?
Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers
How Outschool Works
There are no open spots for this class.
You can request another time or scroll down to find more classes like this.
This class will explore the history of the many versions of "The Sleeping Beauty" story. We will discuss the original fairy tale, and how it was adapted for the stage by choreographer Marius Petipa. We will watch clips of different parts of the ballet, and compare to the cartoon film, especially how the film makers used Tchaikovsky's music from the ballet to tell a different part of the story on screen. Finally we will learn a short section of the original choreography from the ballet "The...
The students will learn gain an appreciation of ballet history and story telling, and how characters and music evolve with different versions of the classic story.
All our instructors are industry professionals, with years of experience teaching children of all ages. Each instructor has their own style, but all are passionate individuals who love their art, and are adept creating a positive learning experience, and a personal connection with each and every child.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
35 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
To ensure safety, children should be supervised by a parent or guardian during dance class, and please make find a slip-proof area to dance. If dance shoes are not worn, bare feet are preferable over socks. We do not offer makeups or refunds for missed classes.
Family-friendly, age-appropriate dance training that is educational and FUN!
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
357 total reviews
143 completed classes
Showtime Dance has been sharing the JOY of Dance with the children of Southern California since 2001. We teach Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern/Contemporary/Lyrical Dance, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Pointe, Stretching & Strengthening, and Yoga for ages 3...