Evansville, IN - July 18, 2022 – As part of the World Ballet Series, Swan Lake brings a fresh interpretation to the timeless classic, live at Old National Events Plaza on October 21. Choreographer Nadezhda Kalinina lovingly retouches Marius Petipa’s foundational version of the ballet in this must-see new production of Swan Lake.
The tour features a multinational cast of 50 professional ballet dancers gathered to bring this famous love story to the most celebrated stages across the U.S. Audiences will once again delight in the iconic Dance of the Little Swans, count the 32 fouettés performed by the Odile and immerse themselves in Tchaikovsky’s magical music.
The production includes richly detailed, hand-painted sets as well as over 150 radiant hand-sewn costumes created by Sergei Novikov in the tradition of the great masters. Special effects makeup developed by Award-winning Irina Strukova (Crazy Rich Asians, Netflix, HBO), makes devoted ballet fans feel as though they’re seeing Swan Lake for the first time!
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What: World Series Ballet: Swan Lake
When: Friday, October 21, 2022 @ 7:00pm
Where: Old National Events Plaza
Tickets: Tickets start at $42.00 plus applicable fees and tax.
Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.com or the Old National Events Plaza Box Office.
For more information about the Aiken Theatre, visit: www.oldnationaleventsplaza.com.
About World Series Ballet
World Ballet Series is a unique concept combining the world’s beloved ballets performed live on the most celebrated stages across the nation. Gathered to bring the breathtaking beauty of classical dance to the audiences, a multinational cast of 50 professional ballet dancers represents 10 countries united by the passion for enriching classical ballet traditions through brilliant and critically acclaimed new productions of the world classics. World Ballet Series is a family-friendly experience accompanied by the timeless score, over 150 hand-sewn costumes, hand-crafted sets, and the most talented dancers for you to enjoy the four iconic ballets: Swan Lake, Nutcracker, Cinderella, and Romeo and Juliet.
About Old National Events Plaza
Old National Events Plaza, managed by ASM Global, is Evansville, Indiana’s premier convention center and largest live entertainment theatre. Housing a spacious 2,500-seat theatre, 38,000 square- feet of column free exhibit space, a beautiful 14,000 square-foot ballroom, and 12,00 square-feet of meeting space, Old National Events Plaza hosts a variety of events. The venue offers easy scheduling, one-stop-shop services, and in-house catering and audio-visual services. For more information and a complete schedule of events, please visit www.oldnationaleventsplaza.com.
About ASM Global
ASM Global is the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences. It is the global leader in venue and event strategy and management – delivering locally tailored solutions and cutting-edge technologies to achieve maximum results for venue owners. The company’s elite venue network spans five continents, with a portfolio of more than 325 of the world’s most prestigious arenas, stadiums, convention and exhibition centers, and performing arts venues. For more information, please visit www.asmglobal.com.