8 May 2018 at 5.51pm | 23 Comments
Rehersals for The Royal Ballet's new production of Swan Lake was livestreamed as part of an Insight evening on 10 May 2018 at 7.30pm BST, and is now available to watch on demand.
The evening was be presented by Kristen McNally and featured short performances from Principal dancers Marianela Nuñez and Vadim Muntagirov, as well as offering a window into rehearsals choreographed by Liam Scarlett.
Audiences are also able to get a first look at the production's designs for the first time, before all is revealed on opening night on 17 May.
Swan Lake runs 17 May-21 June 2018. Tickets are now sold out, but there will be a selection released each Friday for performances in the following week as part of Friday Rush.
The performance will be broadcast to cinemas around the world on 12 June. Find a screening near you.
The production is sponsored by Van Cleef & Arpels and is staged with Generous philanthropic support from The Monument Trust, Ricki Gail and Robert Conway, Mrs Aline Foriel-Destezet, Jette Parker, Celia Blakey, Sarah and Lloyd Dorfman, Doug and Ceri King, the Swan Lake Production Syndicate, The American Friends of Covent Garden and The Royal Opera House Endowment Fund.