On a hunting trip, Prince Siegfried happens to spot a flock of swans. One of them transforms into the beautiful Odette, and he is immediately seduced. But Odette is bound by a spell that keeps her captive as a swan during the day. Can Siegfried free her?
Tchaikovsky's sensational score combines with the evocative imagination of choreographer Liam Scarlett and designer John Macfarlane to exalt the dramatic pathos of Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov's classic ballet par excellence.