The ballet Swan Lake at the Teatro alla Scala from 15 to 27 September 2023. Select between an essential package with ballet tickets and a hotel or our superior package with an exclusive complementing program that includes a walking tour with a private guide in your language, a visit to the museum of the Teatro alla Scala, a gourmet dinner, and an aperitif with a light meal before the performance.
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SWAN LAKE • La Scala Milano • September 15, 2023
Ballet Swan lake • Fri 15 September 2023 • Teatro alla Scala
Ballet Swan lake – Il Lago dei Cigni • from 15 to 27 September 2023
The world-famous ballet Swan Lake is one of the most popular ballets of all and is a classic on all well-known stages in the world. The music was written by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. The ballet Swan Lake was first performed in 1877 at the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow and has been part of the standard repertoire ever since.
From September 15th to 27th, Lago dei Cigni will be performed on the stage of La Scala in Milan choreographed by Rudolf Nureyev.
Rudolf Nureyev first performed his version of Swan Lake in 1990 at La Scala in Milan, where he danced the two roles of Rothbart and Wolfgang himself.
The historical staging was designed by Ezio Frigerio and Franca Squarciapino. It reflects the romance of the music with the white swans on a calm but moving body of water with lights and colors.
Teatro alla Scala Production
Running Time: 2 hours 45 minutes intermission included
Teatro alla Scala Production
Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company
Teatro alla Scala Academy Orchestra
Choreography • Rudolf Nureyev • from Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov
Conductor • Koen Kessels
Staging • Rudolf Nureyev
Sets • Ezio Frigerio
Costumes • Franca Squarciapino
Guest artist • Jacopo Tissi (15, 19, 23 Sept.)
Il Lago dei Cigni at the Teatro alla Scala in 2023
Services and Prices
The price of the travel package depends on the selected hotel and the season. Please specify with your request if you prefer the essential package (ticket and hotel) or the superior package with dinner, aperitif with light meal before the performance, and private city walking tour in Milan.
Tickets for the ballet “Swan lake” at the Teatro alla Scala
Choose a date for the ballet SWAN LAKE and get your ticket and hotel with our music travel packages to Italy. Enjoy a top music event at Teatro alla Scala Milan. With your travel package, you get two (or more) nights in your chosen hotel in Milan and premium tickets for the ballet at the Teatro alla Scala. With the superior package you will enjoy a private walking tour in your language in Milan with the visit of the museum of La Scala, an exclusive dinner and a light dinner with aperitif before the Scala performance.
On request, we can organize other private visits with the Last Supper or cathedral Duomo or day trips to the lakes or cultural cities of Verona, Venice, Bergamo, Brescia, Como, and Florence. If you like to stay longer in Italy, we organize train tickets or private transfers, hotels and tastings and visits for your individual Italian trip. Please let you inspire and do not hesitate to tell us your wishes.
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