Manning sisters land roles in Boston Ballet’s ‘Sleeping Beauty’

The Boston Ballet production of 'Sleeping Beauty' runs with two Dorchester sisters through June 4 at Opera House

Siobhan and Mairead Manning of Dorchester have landed roles in the Boston Ballet’s “Sleeping Beauty” production, which opened on May 25 and runs through June 4 at the Citizens Bank Opera House downtown.

One of the sisters will dance the Queen Page role and the other will perform as the Enchanted Fairy Page. Mairead previously danced roles as the Village Child and a Sicilian Soldier in Boston Ballet’s 'Don Quixote' and as a Reindeer and a Polichinelle in the Ballet’s 'The Nutcracker' while Siobhan was the Lamb in ‘The Nutcracker.’

Both girls noted they have had the time of their lives participating in these professional productions while continuing their regular classes at the Boston Ballet School.


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