Wed 24 Apr 2024, 7.15pm.
Out hunting, Prince Siegfried chances upon a flock of swans. One among them transforms into the beautiful human Odette and he is immediately enamoured. But Odette is bound by a spell which keeps her captive as a swan during the day. Can Siegfried free her?
Tchaikovsky’s sensational score combines with the evocative imagination of choreographer Liam Scarlett and designer John Macfarlane to heighten the dramatic pathos of Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov’s quintessential ballet classic. Swan Lake remains to this day one of the best-loved works in the classical ballet canon.Choreography Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov Additional Choreography Liam Scarlett and Frederick Ashton. Music Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky Production Liam Scarlett Designer John Macfarlane Lighting designer David FinnConductor Martin Georgiev
Royal Ballet Sinfonia Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Running time 210 minutes (including two intervals)
Tickets: Full Price: £16, Concession £15, Child/Student £10