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Nehemiah Kish and Zenaida Yanowsky in Swan Lake © Bill Cooper

Surely the greatest of all Romantic ballets, Swan Lake is a perfect synthesis of choreography and music.

Performers

Conductor Boris Gruzin
Odette/Odile Zenaida Yanowsky
Prince Siegfried Nehemiah Kish
Von Rothbart Gary Avis
Orchestra Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

Credits

Choreography Marius Petipa
Choreography Lev Ivanov
Additional choreography Frederick Ashton
Additional choreography David Bintley
Music Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
Production Anthony Dowell
Designs Yolanda Sonnabend
Lighting design Mark Henderson
Staging . Christopher Carr
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Find screenings of Swan Lake near you (5 upcoming):

e.g. Covent Garden, Berlin, France

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Anthony Dowell's production of the greatest romantic ballet draws upon the opulence of 1890s Russia.