March 10, 2013 at 7:30 PM
National Centre for the Performing Arts
Running Time: 140 minutes
Paloma Herrera, Cory Stearns
Set to Tchaikovsky's glorious score, this romantic tale of love and forgiveness is often considered the world's most beloved ballet. With breathtaking choreography, lavish costumes and visually spectacular sets evoking a lakeside Renaissance court, ABT's production "glides to the forefront of stagings all over the world. The fabled lake of the swans has risen into view, inspiring awe for its mystery and magic." (The Wall Street Journal)
Choreography by: Kevin McKenzie, after Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov
Music by: Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky
Set by: Zack Brown
Costumes by: Zack Brown
Lighting by: Duane Schuler
Paloma Herrera in Swan Lake.
Photo: Gene Schiavone.