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On 1st U.S. visit, Ballet Theatre of Odessa performs ‘Swan Lake’ at Hershey Theatre on Feb. 8

On 1st U.S. visit, Ballet Theatre of Odessa performs ‘Swan Lake’ at Hershey Theatre on Feb. 8
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From a press release:

The National Ballet Theatre of Odessa will present the classic ballet “Swan Lake” at the Hershey Theatre on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets for this show, which are $40-$60 (processing fees apply), go on sale this Friday, June 1 at 10 a.m. and will be available at the Hershey Theatre box office (15 E. Caracas Ave., Hershey), online at hersheyentertainment.com and ticketmaster.com, and by phone at 717-534-3405 and 800-745-3000.

The National Ballet Theatre of Odessa’s “Swan Lake” is a ballet in four acts with one intermission, with choreography modeled after that of Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov. This full-scale production, set to the music of Pyotr Tchaikovsky and based on Russian folklore and German legend, follows a heroic young prince as he works to free the beautiful swan maiden from an evil spell.

Based in the Ukraine, this is the first visit of the legendary National Ballet Theatre of Odessa to the United States, featuring 55 of the most talented and brightest ballet stars to bring this romantic tale of true love to glorious life.

The Hershey Theatre opened in September 1933. It has established itself as the area’s premier performing arts center, presenting the finest in touring Broadway shows, classical music, and world-renowned entertainers.