Music by Tchaikovsky
Palace Theatre, Manchester
8 October 2014
This is a thrilling production of the classic ballet.
All the essential elements are present: beautiful performances of choreography by Petipa, Ivanov and Ashton; a vibrant rendition of Tchaikovsky’s rich and complex score by the Orchestra of English National Ballet; an elegant and erotic swan/princess in Alina Cojocaru and with Alejandro Virelles taking full command of the role of the gallant Prince Siegfried. 140 more words