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Swan Lake (Tchaikovsky) - Kharkiv State Ballet Theatre

It’s difficult to believe that Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake started its life as a failure; it is now of course one of the best-known ballets of all time. Swan Lake tells the story of the swan queen Odette, cursed to transform into a swan during the day, and who will never be free unless she finds true love. This comes in the form of prince Siegfried, who after a few missteps including near-murder and a case of mistaken identity, finally delivers salvation. The ballet has had many endings over the years, so head to the Schouwburg Amstelveen to find out what happens with this one.