The Russian State Ballet and Opera House bring Swan Lake to Preston Guild Hall

Posted on - 10th November, 2016 - 7:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Arts, City Centre, Preston City Centre, What's On in Preston



The Russian State Ballet and Opera House will be coming to Preston Guild Hall to present their mesmerising performance of Swan Lake on Monday 14 November at 7.30pm.

The timeless classic will feature a live orchestra with over 30 musicians accompanying professional ballet dancers in a powerful display at the Charter Theatre.

Audiences can admire the romantic tale of a princess who is turned into a swan by an evil sorcerers curse.

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The tragic romance tells how a prince is tricked by the sorcerer after he falls in love with the white swan princess, and she can only be saved by a man who declares her as his first and only love.


The Russian State Ballet and Opera House represent both high quality and passionate ballet and opera, working alongside various Russian artists over the past 13 years, to incorporate only the best into their productions.

Featuring timeless score by composer Tchaikovsky, Swan Lake is a certified Russian masterpiece transforming the popular ballet into a beautiful fairytale complete with music and dance.

Swan Lake is arguably one of the most loved and challenging ballets, capturing each human emotion from hope to despair, terror to tenderness, and melancholy to ecstasy.

The show is coming to Preston Guild Hall as part of the Russian State Ballet and Opera House tour that is travelling the UK to provide first class performances all over the country.

Tickets are priced at £31 with concessions at £29.50, and under 16’s can go for £21.50.

You can book online or call the Box Office on 01772 80 44 44.

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