Apr 18 – May 12, 2024
The sold-out New York Times Best in Dance smash hit makes a triumphant return to the Miami City Ballet repertoire!
Following its North American premiere in our 2021/2022 season, this “crisp and refreshingly clean” (The New York Times) sophisticated interpretation of Swan Lake, lovingly reconstructed by the renowned Alexei Ratmansky, will enchant audiences once again.
Over fifty of MCB’s phenomenally talented dancers “lend flavor and picturesque richness” to Tchaikovsky’s splendid score, brought to life by MCB’s glorious live orchestra, creating a luminous production of a classic that is all its own.
Performed to live orchestra
Recommended for ages 4 and up
Duration: 2hr 43 min (including 2 x 20 min intermissions)
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky*
Mark A. Zappone
*The Swan Lake Music research and preparation of orchestral scores by Lars Payne. Lars Payne Editions, London.
Swan Lake Playlist
Immerse yourself in the joy of dance with Tchaikovsky’s sublime score below, or follow MCB on Spotify.
Watch: In Conversation with Choreographer Alexei Ratmansky
Go behind the ballet and learn more about the reimagining Swan Lake, of the world’s most famous ballet, in a four-part ‘in conversation’ series with Choreographer Alexei Ratmansky.