On November 11, 2011 the Bolshoi Ballet performed The Sleeping Beauty live for a packed opening-night audience at the Bolshoi. This masterpiece was choreographed by Yuri Grigorovich after Marius Petipa, with Tchaikovsky’s score conducted by Alexander Kopylov. The performance was recorded and is now being shown at the Detroit Institute of Arts. This is the next best thing to seeing The Sleeping Beauty live. The showing will be on March 8, 2012 at 7 pm. Tickets are $18 for general and $16 for students, seniors and DIA members. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.dia.org.