Milwaukee Ballet launch their 50th anniversary by bringing Coppélia back to life! This ballet was the Company’s first, full-length production. Full of humor, mystery and romance, this light-hearted performance is perfect for ballet fans of all ages. Live music from Milwaukee Ballet Orchestra.
Dates: OCTOBER 17 – OCTOBER 20, 2019
- Thursday Oct 17 7:30pm
- Friday Oct 18 7:30pm
- Saturday Oct 19 1:30pm
- Saturday Oct 19 7:30pm
- Sunday Oct 20 1:30pm
This classical favorite follows the tale of a dancing doll created by the mysterious inventor Dr. Coppelius. The doll, Coppélia, is so lifelike that a villager named Franz falls in love with it. Swanhilda, who wants Franz for herself, concocts a clever plan to show Franz his folly.