12 December 2018 at 11.45am | 34 Comments
The production - choreographed by Liam Scarlett and designed by John Macfarlane - was captured at the Royal Opera House in June 2018 and stars Marianela Nuñez as swan princess Odette and black swan Odile and Vadim Muntagirov as Prince Siegfried. Tchaikovsky's memorable score is conducted by Koen Kessels. It was acclaimed by audiences and press alike.
Fans of The Royal Opera will also enjoy the BBC's festive schedule: Wagner's Götterdämmerung, featuring Stefan Vinke, Nina Stemme, Markus Butter, Stephen Milling and conducted by Sir Antonio Pappano will be broadcast on BBC Radio 3 on Saturday 29 December at 4pm.