No, that’s not a typo. BAM is hosting an updated version of Swan Lake, incorporating ancient Irish mythology along with contemporary Irish influences.
Fans of ballet and performing arts in general know the classic Swan Lake to be one of the most moving and influential tales in history. Come check out this new adaptation from writer-director-choreographer Michael Keegan-Dolan and his company Teac Damsa. Hosted by the Brooklyn Academy of Music, the production has earned a stellar reception in Dublin and around the world. Witness a deconstructed take, which, as BAM writes, “transports audiences to a magical realist otherworld of light and dark, ecstasy and catharsis, pain and reconciliation.
October 15-20, 2019