||Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
||The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 - Act II excerpt
||Ballet in one act|
||Ashton created this work for Margot Fonteyn and himself for the centennial gala of the Metropolitan Opera House entitled 'One Hundred Years of Lively Art at the Met'. It was performed again at the Royal Opera House's Gala Tribute to Sir Frederick Ashton on his 80th birthday.
||13 May 1984, Metropolitan Opera House, New York|
||18 October 1984, The Royal Ballet|
|ROH company premiere:
||18 October 1984, The Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London|