Dance in America: 'Swan Lake' with American Ballet Theatre

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Episode Info

"Swan Lake with American Ballet Theatre." Gillian Murphy (Odette/Odile) and Angel Corella (Prince Siegfried) dance in the Tchaikovsky classic. Queen Mother: Georgina Parkinson. Wolfgang: Frederic Franklin. Benno: Herman Cornejo. The evil sorcerer Von Rothbart is danced by Isaac Stappas and Marcelo Gomez. Kevin McKenzie adapted the 1895 choreography by Marius Pepita and Lev Ivanov. Caroline Kennedy hosts. Taped at the John F. Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.

Cast

Gillian Murphy
as Odette/Odile
Angel Corella
as Prince Siegfried
Georgina Parkinson
as Queen Mother
Herman Cornejo
as Benno
Frederic Franklin
as Wolfgang
Isaac Stappas
as Von Rothbart
Marcelo Gómez
as Von Rothbart
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