In the palace of King Florestan XIV celebrate the birth of a daughter - Princess Aurora. Master of Ceremonies Catalabut checks guest lists. The Lilac Fairy and the Fairy of Goodness appear among the courtiers and guests with congratulations. They offer gifts to the newborn, giving Aurora the finest human qualities. There is a noise - and the evil and powerful Fairy Carabos enters the hall with its disgusting retinue. She forgot to call for the ceremony. In a rage, Carabosse predicts to young Aurora death from a needle by knitting a needle. But the Lilac Fairy stops a terrible spell. She predicts that the forces of good will destroy the evil spell. With a commanding gesture, she forces Carabos to leave the palace. Action i
Aurora was sixteen years old. Four foreign prince woo her. At the height of the fun around her is an old woman with a spindle. Aurora trustingly takes it and continues to dance. Suddenly, her dance is interrupted, she looks in horror at her hand, which inadvertently pricked with a spindle. Deadly cold fetters Aurora, and she falls. An unfamiliar old woman throws off her cloak - this is the Fairy Carabos! Her spell come true. Spinning ominously, she disappears with laughter. But the Lilac Fairy appears - in her power to lessen the evil. Aurora did not die - she fell asleep. She will be brought back to life by the hot kiss of a beautiful prince. The Lilac Fairy plunges the whole kingdom into a dream. Act IIPicture 1
Prince Desire, surrounded by nobles, is entertaining in the royal park. He takes possession of melancholy. And as if responding to the call of an unknown dream, the Lilac Fairy is in front of him. She evokes the vision of Aurora, surrounded by divine beings, non-Reides. The enchanted prince rushes in a beautiful way, but by the wave of the fairy the visions disappear. Desiree passionately begs to find the beauty. And the Lilac Fairy invites the prince on a magic boat to sail to the enchanted castle. Picture 2
In the sleeping kingdom of darkness and desolation. He is guarded by the evil Fairy Carabosse. The Lilac Fairy is rapidly approaching with Prince Desiree. The villain and her retinue are trying to hide Aurora from them, but in vain - the prince saw a sleeping beauty. Subdued and enchanted, he gently kisses her - and the evil spell is destroyed! Carabosse with retinue disappears. Aurora awakens, and with it comes the kingdom. The princess sees her deliverer, and love is born in her heart. Desiree asks the King and Queen for the hands of their daughter. Epilogue
Heroes of fairy tales came to the wedding of Aurora and Desiree: Princess Florina and Blue Bird, White Kitty and Puss in Boots, Little Red Riding Hood and Wolf, Cinderella and Prince Fortune. In a consonant and solemn duet appear the prince and princess. The Lilac Fairy and her retinue bless the bride and groom.