In the world of ballet, a few productions stand out as some of the genre's classics. One that has stood the test of time
is Swan Lake. Now that Swan Lake is on a national tour, ballet fans can catch this famous show at venues like the Academy of Music in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
and the Grand
Opera House at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia.
Most of the famous love stories throughout the history of theater
have had elements of tragedy and drama woven throughout the story. This is definitely true in Swan Lake. Swan Lake Is a story
about a princess who has been turned into a swan by a curse, but she turns back into a woman at night. A prince falls in love
with her, but their love is threatened by the sorcerer who first cast the spell.
Perhaps one of the reasons behind the success of
Swan Lake comes from the composer behind the ballet. Pyotr Tchaikovsky created Swan Lake, and it is one of many now-legendary
shows credited to him. Other shows that bear his signature include The Sleeping Beauty and The Nutcracker. Swan Lake is perhaps
his most famous and has remained a ballet favorite for generations.
Since Swan Lake is one of the most iconic ballets to ever be staged, it is worth seeing whenever it is performed at a venue
near you. The Swan Lake national tour provides the perfect opportunity for a variety of fans to either be exposed to the magic
for the first time or relive this incredible love story. Gather a group that enjoys top ballet and see it for yourself.