Premiered on March 2, 2001.

Presented with one interval.
Running time: 2 hours 40 minutes.


Bolshoi Ballet official sponsor — NESTLÉ.

Libretto by Yuri Grigorovich
after scenario by Vladimir Begichev and Vasily Geltser

Choreographer: Yuri Grigorovich (2001 version)
Scenes in choreography by Marius Petipa, Lev Ivanov,
Alexander Gorsky used
Designer: Simon Virsaladze
Music Director: Pavel Sorokin
Lighting Designer: Mikhail Sokolov

A scene from Act I.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from Act I.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Artem Ovcharenko as Prince Siegfried. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Artem Ovcharenko as Prince Siegfried. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Vyacheslav Lopatin as Fool.<br/>Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
Vyacheslav Lopatin as Fool.
Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
Anna Tikhomirova as Friend to Prince.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Anna Tikhomirova as Friend to Prince.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Dmitry Gudanov as Prince Siegfried.<br/>Chinara Alizade as Friend to Prince.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Dmitry Gudanov as Prince Siegfried.
Chinara Alizade as Friend to Prince.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Vladislav Lantratov as Prince Siegfried. Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Vladislav Lantratov as Prince Siegfried. Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Semyon Chudin as Prince Siegfried. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Semyon Chudin as Prince Siegfried. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Swan lake.<br/>Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Swan lake.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Ruslan Skvortsov as Prince Siegfried.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Ruslan Skvortsov as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
aria Alexandrova as Odette. Vladislav Lantratov as Prince Siegfried.<br/>Photo by Elena Fetisova.
aria Alexandrova as Odette. Vladislav Lantratov as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Kristina Kretova as Odette. Artem Ovcharenko as Prince Siegfried.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov..
Kristina Kretova as Odette. Artem Ovcharenko as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Damir Yusupov..
Svetlana Zakharova as Odette. David Hallberg as Prince Siegfried. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Odette. David Hallberg as Prince Siegfried. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Ekaterina Shipulina as Odette.<br/>Ruslan Skvortsov as Prince Siegfried.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Ekaterina Shipulina as Odette.
Ruslan Skvortsov as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Artemy Belyakov as The Evil Genius. Semyon Chudin as Prince Siegfried.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Artemy Belyakov as The Evil Genius. Semyon Chudin as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
"Little swans".<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
"Little swans".
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Nelli Kobakhidze as Hungarian Bride.<br/>Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
Nelli Kobakhidze as Hungarian Bride.
Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
Angelina Karpova as Hungarian Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Angelina Karpova as Hungarian Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Ana Turazashvili as Hungarian Bride.<br/>Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Ana Turazashvili as Hungarian Bride.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Yulia Lunkina as Russian Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Yulia Lunkina as Russian Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Maria Vinogradova as Russian Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Maria Vinogradova as Russian Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Anna Rebetskaya as Russian Bride.<br/>Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
Anna Rebetskaya as Russian Bride.
Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
 Anastasia Meskova as Spanish Bride.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Anastasia Meskova as Spanish Bride.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Anna Tikhomirova as Spanish Bride.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Anna Tikhomirova as Spanish Bride.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Daria Khokhlova as Neapolitan Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Daria Khokhlova as Neapolitan Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Yanina Parienko as Polish Bride. Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Yanina Parienko as Polish Bride. Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Anna Okuneva as Polish Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Anna Okuneva as Polish Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Artemy Belyakov as The Evil Genius. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Artemy Belyakov as The Evil Genius. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Vladislav Lantratov as The Evil Genius. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Vladislav Lantratov as The Evil Genius. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Ekaterina Krysanova as Odile. Semyon Chudin as Prince Siegfried.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Ekaterina Krysanova as Odile. Semyon Chudin as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Olga Smirnova as Odile. Semyon Chudin as Prince Siegfried. Photo by Damir yusupov.
Olga Smirnova as Odile. Semyon Chudin as Prince Siegfried. Photo by Damir yusupov.
The final scene.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
The final scene.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.