Packing a lot into one ballet from BRB

David Upton

The biggest wardrobe in ballet—27 princess tutus, 40 costume rails and 100 wigs—rolls into The Lowry in Salford when Birmingham Royal Ballet's production of Sleeping Beauty returns from February 28 to March 3.

The opulent world of Imperial Russian ballet, with its mixture of virtuoso dance, fairytale characters and spectacle is acclaimed as one of the best in the world.