Connecticut Ballet Presents The Sleeping Beauty at Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford

Connecticut Ballet presents The Sleeping Beauty (photo courtesy Connecticut Ballet)

Choreographer Brett Raphael brings Tchaikovsky's classic love story of good and evil to Connecticut. Joining the cast will be Charles Askegard, principal dancer from the New York City Ballet, who has been featured in productions by big-name choreographers, including George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins and Peter Martins.


Connecticut Ballet Presents: The Sleeping Beauty, Oct. 29, 2 & 7 p.m., $31-55, Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Avenue, Hartford. (860) 987-6000,