THE Sleeping Beauty is returning to Southampton’s Mayflower Theatre.

English National Ballet is staging the popular show, which was seen by more than 150,000 people when it last toured in 2008.

Combining grand sets and costumes, Tchaikovsky’s sumptuous score and displays of virtuosic dancing, The Sleeping Beauty is a showcase of classical ballet.

The show runs from February 26 to March 2. Tickets are available from the box office on 02380 711811 or at