Swan Lake at the Mariinsky Theatre Tonight

Tchaïkovski, Swan Lake, Mariinsky Theatre, Mariinsky, le Lac des Cygnes, Armelle Aulestia jewellery, romantic, Russe, dance, ballet, classical ballet, Лебединое озеро, Пётр Ильич Чайковский

Dark Romantic Collection... Tonight at Mariinsky Theater in Saint Petersburg (Russia), I am delighted to attend a performance of Swan Lake ballet !

 

Extract from the ballet.

 

Tchaïkovski, Swan Lake, Mariinsky Theatre, Mariinsky, le Lac des Cygnes, Armelle Aulestia jewellery, romantic, Russe, dance, ballet, classical ballet, Лебединое озеро, Пётр Ильич Чайковский

 

Tchaïkovski, Swan Lake, Mariinsky Theatre, Mariinsky, le Lac des Cygnes, Armelle Aulestia jewellery, romantic, Russe, dance, ballet, classical ballet, Лебединое озеро, Пётр Ильич Чайковский(all pictures from mariinsky.ru)

 

Music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Libretto by Vladimir Begichev and Vasily Geltzer
Choreography by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov (1895)
revised choreography and stage direction: Konstantin Sergeyev (1950)
Set design by Igor Ivanov
Costume design by Galina Solovyova
World premiere: 20 February 1877, Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow (choreography by Julius Reisinger)
Premiere in St Petersburg: 15 January 1895, Mariinsky Theatre (choreography by Lev Ivanov and Marius Petipa)
Premiere of Konstantin Sergeyev´s version: 8 March 1950, Kirov Theatre of Opera and Ballet (Mariinsky), Leningrad