After sell-out runs in Sydney in 2008 and Melbourne in 2013, choreographer Graham Murphy delivers a 21Century take on SWAN LAKE. the troupe’s most successful work of all. After touring London, Tokyo, Paris, New York and Los Angeles – Australian dates for Sydney in February 2015 are on sale today.
The romance of Odette and Prince Siegfried is con temporised into a modern-day love triangle with the addition of the Baroness von Rothbart, a slinky mistress who has no intention of releasing her freshly married lover.
Murphy’s breathtaking pas de deux and massed swans are framed by legendary set designer Kristian Fredrikson’s darkly sparkling lake, contrasted with the glittering magnificence of regal weddings and ballrooms.
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