Swan Lake

SEPTEMBER 21-23, 2018

Age Recommendation: This ballet is family-friendly, but the length may not be suitable for all children.
Run Time: Approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes (including 2 intermissions)

Choreography after Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov
Additional choreography, editing and story treatment by Paul Vasterling
Live music performed by the Nashville Symphony
Music by Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky

A cherished favorite for ballet connoisseurs and an instant hit for novices, Swan Lake returns to Nashville Ballet to open the season with a dazzling fresh take on the classical masterpiece. Featuring choreographic updates from Artistic Director Paul Vasterling and striking new costumes, this enchanting romance attempts to answer the timeless question – can true love conquer all?

Swan Lake is undoubtedly a favorite among ballet audiences…one of the most physically demanding of its dancers in the classical ballet world, and Nashville Ballet’s company members deliver a pristine performance start to finish.” – Chad Young, Nashville Parent (2014)

Swan Lake will be at TPAC's Jackson Hall for three (3) performances:

  • Friday, September 21, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 2 p.m.


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