Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake

Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake returns with a fresh look for the 21st Century.
  • Dates Running: 20/11/2018 - 01/12/2018
  • Venue: The Lyric Theatre

This performance is:

  • Ballet
  • Dance
Retaining the iconic elements of the original production loved by millions around the world, Matthew Bourne and award-winning designers Lez Brotherston (Set & Costumes) and Paule Constable (Lighting) will create an exciting re-imagining of the classic production.

Thrilling, audacious, witty and emotive, this Swan Lake is perhaps still best known for replacing the female corps-de-ballet with a menacing male ensemble, which shattered conventions, turned tradition upside down and took the dance world by storm.

Collecting over thirty international accolades including an Olivier Award in the UK and three Tonys on Broadway, Matthew Bourne’s powerful interpretation of Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece is a passionate and contemporary Swan Lake for our times. 

 
‘AS BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL AS EVER’ Daily Telegraph
‘BOURNE AT HIS VERY BEST. STILL ORIGINAL. STILL UNMISSABLE’ Metro 
‘ ★★★★★ witty, menacing, lyrical and wild’ Daily Telegraph

Additional Information

Audio Described performance: Thu 29 November, 2pm, with a Touch Tour at 12.30pm. Audio described by Caroline Burn. 

To book accessible tickets please call 0161 876 2183 or set up an online booking account by emailing boxofficeadmin@thelowry.com

There are no runtimes available at present.


Groups Discount 
£3.50 OFF, 1 in 10 FREE (Tue-Thu)
Call the groups line on 0843 208 6003 for more information. 
Open Mon to Fri, 9.30am-5.30pm.


 

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