The famous story of Charles Perrault of the poor orphan, which тиранят stepmother and two daughters, and then she goes to the ball loses a shoe and finds his love. This story is recognized as the most beloved fairy tale of all time. After all, the classic fairy tales do not grow old, because they resonate with our lives now.
«Cinderella» belongs to the largest creative success of the composer. And at the same time, among them a special place. The ballet was written by the hand S. Prokofiev − already a mature master. The composer himself on his new ballet wrote: «For me it was very important to ballet «Cinderella» was the most dance, to dance flowed from the scene of the canvas, are diverse and to the artists of ballet had sufficient opportunity to dance and show their art».