Music theatre Ballet Withdrawn 1951

The Sleeping Princess (Die schlafende Prinzessin)

Ballet in a prelude and four scenes by Hans Zehden

Music by Peter I. Tschaikowsky (Dornröschen) arranged for small orchestra by Hans Werner Henze

Year of composition 1951
Duration 40 minutes

World premiere

World premiere Essen 1954

Choreographer Alfredo Bortoluzzi