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Birmingham Royal Ballet's Swan Lake at The Lowry

Wed 4 March - Sat 7 March 2020

Birmingham Royal Ballet's Swan Lake

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Ballet’s greatest love story returns in Birmingham Royal Ballet’s lavish production. This romantic fable of ill-fated passion, powerfully illuminated by Tchaikovsky’s legendary score played live by the Royal Ballet Sinfonia, has bewitched audiences for generations.

By a moonlit lake, a grieving prince witnesses the transformation of a swan into a beautiful princess. Compelled by an evil spell to spend her days in the form of a bird, she can only be saved by the power of love.

Filled with exquisite ensembles, lyrical pas de deux and bravura solos, this Swan Lake is atmospheric, romantic and beautiful – an unforgettable experience.

Videos

Performance Trailer

Trailer

Danse des petits cygnes

Odette’s Act 2 solo

Additional Events

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Pre-performance Talk

Fri 6 March | 6.30pm

A special introductory talk with members of the company lasting approximately 30 minutes. Hear firsthand about working in a ballet company. This event is free to ticket holders and no need to book.

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