Oregon Ballet Theatre
7:30 pm Saturdays and Friday, Feb. 22. 2 pm Sunday, Feb. 17 and Saturday, Feb. 23., Saturday February 16 | $28-$161.
has always tested its female leads with the dual role of Odette/Odile, which
calls for a sudden but seamless shift in dynamics. As it happens, Swan Lake
is the first work Oregon
Ballet Theatre will stage since former artistic director Christopher Stowell left
in December; the ballet bears his imprint (Stowell fashioned it after the 1895 Petipa/Ivanov original). But
it will be overseen by former principal dancer Anne Mueller, who has been named
interim artistic director of the company. We know the ballet is about good and
evil, love and betrayal, with plenty of drama along the way: What we don’t know
just yet is how, in this installment, it will end.
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