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367. LE LAC DES CYGNES


Ballet in Four Acts


Music: By Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky (Swan Lake, 1875-76).

Choreography: Staged by George Balanchine after Lev Ivanov, Marius Petipa, and Nicholas Beriozoff. Choreography for the WALTZ (Act I) and for the MAZURKA, CZARDAS, and DANCE OF THE PRINCESSES (Act III) by George Balanchine.

Production: Scenery and costumes by Alexandre Benois, executed in the workshops of La Scala, Milan, and by Marie Gromtseff.

Premiere: September 11, 1969, Ballet du Grand Théâtre, Geneva. Conductor: Jean Meylan.

Cast: Odette, Queen of the Swans, Patricia Neary; The Evil Genius, Carlos Kloster; Prince Siegfried, Karl Musil; Jester, Jean-Marie Sosso; corps de ballet.

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