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Critic’s Choice – Feb 14, 2019

Photo: Luke Isley

For its February productions, Ballet West always likes to bring romance to the Capitol Theatre stage. This year it’s Tchaikovsky’s perennial favorite, Swan Lake.

Filled with betrayal and magical transformations, the story is as much a fairy tale as it is a gothic romance, and it’s always been a hit with audiences every time Ballet West has staged it.

There is a bittersweet note to this production, since it will be principal dancer Christopher Ruud’s swan song (no pun intended). … Read More