What’s on Manchester: The English National Ballet Present Swan Lake at the Palace Theatre Manchester
Wednesday 8th October 2014 – to Saturday 11th October 2014
Tickets from £5.00
The story of Prince Siegfried’s love for the Swan Queen Odette, their battle against the evil sorcerer, Rothbart, and a fateful encounter with the manipulative Odile is revealed in English National Ballet’s acclaimed production of Swan Lake.
Beloved for its exquisite dancing, beautiful sets and Tchaikovsky’s glorious music, played by the Orchestra of English National Ballet, this Swan Lake is a thrill for the dedicated ballet fan or first-time ballet-goer.
The Daily Telegraph, The Daily Express, Evening Standard, The Guardian, The Independent
‘A pleasure to watch’
The Daily Telegraph
‘[with] an ensemble of immaculately drilled swans this delivers the goods and then some’
The Daily Express
‘Praise for this production must go to ENB’s corps: refined, expressive and coherent, they are the poetic heart of Swan Lake‘
Live Drawing Workshop
Friday 10 October 2014, 10.00 – 16.00
16+ years £30*
An exclusive live drawing full day workshop that focuses on capturing the dancer’s body in motion during a ballet class. Start the morning with an open discussion led by a specialist visual artist on the nature of live drawing and the various tools and techniques used to capture the moving body. Then enter the auditorium as the dancers take their daily class for a drawing session with a unique viewpoint of the dancers on stage. In the afternoon, spend time developing your initial sketches and further exploring the human body in movement. Includes professional feedback on the work created and refreshments.
Swan Lake Family Dance Workshop
Saturday 11 October 2014, 9.30 – 11.00
1 adult, 1 child: £20*
Additional place: £10*
Take part in a fun creative workshop designed for all the family exploring the ballet Swan Lake, an epic tale of love, deception and tragedy. Learn extracts from the production, create your choreography and experience the thrill of dancing to live music on stage.
To book, go to ENB’s What’s On page.
*ENB Members receive a 15% discount on event bookings.
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*Please note: Tickets available on third-party websites might cost more than face value.
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