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Moscow Ballet “La Classique” – Swan Lake

Tuesday 2nd-Wednesday 3rd May 2017

Following their 2015 sell-out performances of Sleeping Beauty…. Moscow Ballet “La Classique” makes a triumphant return to Australasia presenting their spectacular performance of Swan Lake, a spellbinding classical romance.

‘The greatest success of Russian theatre is undoubtedly classical ballet’

The most splendid ballet of all time is brought to life by Petipa & Tchaikovsky’s spectacular score masterpiece.

From the moon-lit lake where elegant swans silently glide to the magnificent opulence of the palace ballroom, Odile, the temptress in a cloud of black tulle provides a ravishing counterpoint to the purity and innocence of Odette the beautiful swan queen. A fairy tale story conveying all the drama of a tragic romance.

Moscow ballet “La Classique” was established in 1990 by its current Director Elik Melikov In this 2 Acts performance of Swan Lake the illustrious Moscow Ballet “La Classique” with their ballet skills, lavish costumes and magnificent stage sets will capture the imagination, the passion and the romance of this classical ballet fairytale.

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May 2–3




Nelson & suburbs


Theatre Royal
78 Rutherford St, Nelson

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

Adult $95, Senior $85, Child under 16: $70 (excl service fees)

Tickets from Theatre Royal and TicketDirect ph. 03 548 3840.


Ph. 03 548340

Additional Info

Official Website


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