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    Derek Deane's critically acclaimed production caused a sensation at its world premiere in 1997 and has since been enjoyed by over 500,000 people, captivating audiences worldwide. True love triumphs over evil in this powerful story set to Tchaikovsky’s memorable score played by the English National Ballet Philharmonic. With 60 swans, stunning costumes and sensational lighting, this spectacular production will captivate and enthral you.

    Experience a magnificent choreographic kaleidoscope as the Royal Albert Hall is transformed into a magical lake for this unrivalled dance event. From the lakeside seats to the top of the Hall, English National Ballet's in-the-round production of the world’s favourite ballet combines sensational spectacle, compelling drama and touching intimacy.

    Music Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
    Choreography Derek Deane
    Design Peter Farmer
    Lighting Howard Harrison

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