Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake is already spellbinding in itself, but when experienced by candlelight and accompanied by graceful ballerinas dancing to its iconic melodies, the enchantment is simply undeniable. This spring, Leicesterians will have the opportunity to see with their own eyes how magic surrounds them as talented ballerinas and musicians coordinate to deliver a spectacular Candlelight performance.
The Candlelight concert will take place at the iconic Athena, which is known for its Art Deco architecture and its intimate atmosphere, making it the perfect setting for a candlelit ballet concert. So, whether you’re a fan of ballet or just looking for a unique and memorable evening out, the candlelit ballet concert is sure to be an unforgettable experience.
The enchanting evening will feature a series of beautiful ballet performances set to different compositions of the Swan Lake like Prince Siegfried, Pas de Deux White Swan, The Swan (Saint-Saëns) and more. Guests will be able to sit back and enjoy the show by the soft glow of candlelight, creating a truly unique and intimate atmosphere.
In addition to the ballet performances, a string quartet will be in charge of playing Tchaikovsky’s most spectacular melodies note by note. The combination of live music and dance is sure to be a treat for the senses and will make for a truly unforgettable evening.
Enjoy an enchanting night as the ballerinas’ graceful movements perfectly synchronize with the music and their tutus sparkle in the flickering light. The intimate setting, illuminated by candlelight, will provide the perfect backdrop for the classical ballet performance. Don’t miss out on the magic!