Swan Lake reinterpreted with horses
Swan Lake, the classic timeless masterpiece and the most performed ballet in the world, often reinterpreted and re-written, had never been staged in an equestrian version. Virginie Bienaimé dared to rise to this challenge! To direct this show for the Domaine de Chantilly Equestrian Company, she created an adaptation in which dance, acrobatics, art and equestrian feats will delight young and old spectators alike!
From 2 December 2017 to 7 January 2018
The Prince & The Swan, an equestrian ballet to enjoy with all the family!
Long, long ago… The elves reigned in the forests, and the pixies, wearing clothes made from bark, wandered in the undergrowth. Although the fairies had powers over the Earth, it was the magicians, unscrupulous characters, who made the princes and kings shiver in their boots. The high stone towers of Prince Como’s château stood tall above the Black Forest. One evening, the prince was celebrating his eighteenth birthday. The night was silent. In the sky, above the treetops, a group of swans flew by, majestically.…
Directed by: Virginie Bienaimé
Equestrian choreography: Sophie Bienaimé
Domaine de Chantilly Equestrian Company: Sophie Bienaimé, Élodie Jacquet, Nathalie Lecoultre, Mathilde Pouteau, Morgane Tessier and Caroline Vitry.
Acrobats: Thomas Favre, Clément Ferron
Dancer: Estelle Maire
Costumes: Monika Mucha and Compagnie du Costume
Scenography: Michel Blancard
Lighting: Thomas Jacquemart
Sound and lighting: Sophie Justin
Duration of the show: 1 hour
Tickets and rates:
Ticket for the show: Full rate: 21€ / Reduced rate (age 3-17): 17€
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Domain + Show ticket: Full rate: 30€ / Reduced rate (age 3-17): 24€
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Free for children under 3 sitting on their parents’ knees.
Choose your seats on arrival. Last entrance 30 minutes before the start of the show.
Calendar of performances:
Shows at 2.30 pm:
December: 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 23, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31
January: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Shows at 4.30 pm:
December: 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
January: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6