Royal Opera House – 2023/24 – SWAN LAKE


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The Royal Ballet



Cast: TBC

Choreography: Liam Scarlett after Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov | Music: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky

Additional Choreography: Frederick Ashton

LIVE: Wednesday 24 April 2024, 7.15pm BST [1915] Ends approx.: 2235

ENCORE: Sunday 28 April 2024, 2pm BST

DCP Window: 16th May – 15th June 2024

Running time 200 minutes (TBC), Two intervals


Tchaikovsky’s sensational score combines with the evocative imagination of choreographer Liam Scarlett and designer John Macfarlane to heighten the dramatic pathos of Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov’s quintessential ballet classic. Swan Lake remains to this day one of the best-loved works in the classical ballet canon.