Tag: Swan Lake
The last program of the Carolina Ballet’s 2018-19 season is Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s iconic Swan Lake, featuring live music by the Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle. Swan Lake is such a favorite of ballet-goers that the program is offered in the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium, rather than the usual A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater. It feels like… Read More ›
Everyone knows what to expect from Swan Lake. After all, it’s a classic ballet, composed by the master composer Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840-93) in the Victorian age (1876). Everyone who has ever taken a ballet class longs to be either the white swan or the black swan. The Carolina Ballet knew that they had an immense… Read More ›
The Carolina Ballet magically performed the classic tale of Swan Lake on the stage of the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium April 16-19th. Carolina Ballet’s artistic director Robert Weiss brings this classic rendition of Pyotr IIyich Tchaikovsky’s composition to life masterfully on the stage of the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium. The Carolina Ballet had the extra pleasure of… Read More ›
Your spirit will be transfixed, and you may wish it would last forever. You will return to your daily life with a bittersweet awareness that what you have experienced was indeed magical.