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The Sleeping Beauty

Written by David McAllister & illustrated by Gabriela Tylesova
Published by Little Hare Books
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The story of The Sleeping Beauty spills over with fairies and princes, passion and despair, magnificence and splendour, and the ballet version of this classic tale is the most romantic and spectacular of all. Australian Ballet Creative Director David McAllister’s impressive 2015 production of The Sleeping Beauty, ornamented by internationally celebrated designer Gabriela Tylesova’s lavish costumes and sets, cast a spell of delight on its audiences, and was a sellout success. Now David McAllister and Gabriela Tylesova weave their magic again, transporting the enchantment of their 2015 production of The Sleeping Beauty to the pages of this book. David’s text and Gabriela’s illustrations recreate the world of this favourite ballet for readers to enjoy again and again. Based on the spectacular Australian Ballet production of The Sleeping Beauty.

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Who Wrote The Sleeping Beauty

David McAllister

David McAllister was principal artist with The Australian Ballet for 12 years, and is now Artistic Director of The Australian Ballet. In 2015, he premiered a new production of The Sleeping Beauty.

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Who Illustrated The Sleeping Beauty

Gabriela Tylesova

Gabriela Tylesova has won international acclaim for her costume and set designs across the full spectrum of the arts, including theater, opera, dance and lm.

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Publication Date:
May 1, 2018

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