Ballet Idaho Presents The Enduring Swan Lake
The ultimate tale of young love, deception, and forgiveness, Swan Lake lives on as a mainstay of the ballet repertoire thanks to Tchaikovsky's timeless score, an enchanting story, and breathtaking choreography. Experience the symphonic beauty of the beloved ballet as performed by Ballet Idaho, replete with stunning dance, elegant costumes, and a sweeping stage design.
What is the story?
The great Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's first-ever score for dance, the magical tale tells the doomed love story of Prince Siegfried and Princess Odette. When Siegfried goes out hunting and gives chase to a group of swans, he is amazed when one transforms into the beautiful young woman Odette. She explains that she and her companions are under a curse that can be broken if someone who has not yet loved another promises undying devotion and marriage. The enchanted Siegfried promises his unending love, yet the pair's happy ending is cut short thanks to the evil Baron Von Rothbart's plans...