The renowned „Swan Lake” ballet on ice performance is due at Sala Palatului in Bucharest on Monday, January 14, at 8 p.m. The talented Russian ice skaters, members of the State Ballet on Ice Ensemble from Saint Petersburg will perform the sad story of princess Odette, who was turned into a swan by a wizard’s curse, on the rhythms of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s music.
The organizers from the German Quality Entertainment announced that all people possessing a valid ticket or invitation are kindly asked to read the following access rules to attend the show. Spectators’ access at the concert hall is available starting 19:00 p.m., with the performance starting at 8 p.m.
The show is divided as such: the first part will last 40 minutes, there will be a 15-minute break and the second part will last 45 minutes.
Children up to 2 years old have free access if they will stay on their parents’ seats and if they show an ID paper to certify their age at the entrance.
Some things are banned in the concert hall: fireworks and lasers, Christmas glass bells, any type of cans, plastic or glass bottles or drink bottles, banners on sticks, sprays, chairs, arms, umbrellas, alcoholic drinks, food, pets, hallucinogen drugs, large bags, chains, removable-lens professional cameras, audio-video recording devices, tablets or GoPro devices.
All spectators are asked to permanently keep their tickets, invitations. After entering, they cannot leave the concert hall. The audience is also asked to keep silence not to disturb the artist and the other spectators.
Telephones should be on silent mode or vibrations. Photo shooting or video recording is not recommended.
Accredited photographers are required not to disturb the audience. The official photographer of the event is the only one allowed to take photos all through the concert.
Press badges will be available at gate 10.
Most of the incumbent skaters of Sankt Petersburg State Ensemble won national and international contests, with many of them coming from Russian famous schools of figure skating, such as Jubilejni where the world Olympic champion Evgeny Plushenko has also been discovered. Outstanding artists have joined Russian corps de ballet, for example Ludmila Beloussova-Oleg Protopopov pair, the world, European and Olympic champion Alexei Ulanov or Ludmila Smirnova.
Set up in 1967, Leningrad Ensemble (now St. Petersburg Ensemble) shook the show world up by combining the classical ballet with figure skating for the first time in the world on a skating rink located on a theater stage. “Sleeping Beauty”, “Swan Lake”, “Nutcracker” by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, as well as “Cinderella” by Sergei Prokofiev are the titles performed by Sankt Petersburg Ballet On Ice in more than 7,000 shows.
Tickets, ranging from RON 349 (Princess category), RN 249 (Prince), to RON 149 (White Swan) and RON 99 (Black Swan) are available on eventim.ro!