PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRAND In this finale presentation, the entire cast is gathered together on stage.
In the third act, Princess Aurora and the Prince are married in a celebration.
Madeline Jazz Guerdat, Sleeping Beauty, and Matthew Harvey, the Prince, perform March 2 at the Scottish Rite Cathedral, Allentown. Both are professional dancers with the Carolina Ballet Theatre in Greenville, N.C. Harvey is a former member of the Repertory Dance Theatre based in Emmaus, with studios in Allentown and Kuhnsville.
A cast of 40 dancers perform the drama of the beloved fairy tale fashioned after the choreography of Marius Petipa, the original choreographer of the ballet, with a tweak or two by Haltzman Tracy and Trinette Singleton suited well to the music of Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky.
Aurara Brandt plays the role of young Princess Aurora surrounded by members of the cast.
The dance of the Jewels is celebrated after the wedding of Sleeping Beauty and the Prince.
Repertory Dance Theatre presents 'Sleeping Beauty'
PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRAND
The Repertory Dance Theatre's production of "The Sleeping Beauty" welcomed guest artists Carolina Ballet Theatre stars Madeline Guerdat as Sleeping Beauty and Matthew Harvey as the Prince to the Scottish Rite Cathedral for two performances March 2.