If you look behind the scenes in a ballet production it is not always the perfection you see on stage. Dancer's are waiting, preparing, practicing for their one moment on stage.

Olivia Holland's new photographs around the website give a fascinating insight into the life on stage and show behind the scenes of Sleeping Beauty.

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If you have watched the ballet of Sleeping Beauty you will feel enchanted by the magical story and blown away by the magnificent dancing.

The story tells a tale of Princess Aurora who gets a cursed by the wicked fairy Carabosse and Aurora pricks her finger on her sixteenth birthday.

It is a traditional story that is brought to life by the dancers and music of the theatre. It gives a rich set design as well as glorious costumes.

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