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.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Anastasia Goryacheva and Nina Kaptsova
as Friends to Prince.
Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
Yekaterina Krysanova as Friend to Prince.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Anna Nikulina as Friend to Prince.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Vyacheslav Lopatin as Fool.
Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
Dmitry Gudanov as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
Ruslan Skvortsov as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Swan lake.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
"Little swans".
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Svetlana Lunkina as Odette.
Dmitry Gudanov as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Anna Antonicheva as Odette.
Dmitry Gudanov as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Irina Semirechenskaya as Hungarian Bride.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Nelli Kobakhidze as Hungarian Bride.
Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
Anna Rebetskaya as Russian Bride.
Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
Anastasia Meskova as Spanish Bride.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Nina Kaptsova as Neapolitan Bride.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Yekaterina Shipulina as Polish Bride.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Andrei Uvarov as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Svetlana Zakharova as Odile.
Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
Maria Allash as Odile.
Artem Shpilevsky as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Svetlana Zakharova as Odile.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Svetlana Lunkina as Odile.
Vladimir Neporozhny as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Maria Allash as Odile.
Artem Shpilevsky as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Nikolai Tsiskaridze as The Evil Genius.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Dmitry Belogolovtsev as The Evil Genius.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Nikolai Tsiskaridze as The Evil Genius.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Svetlana Zakharova as Odette.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Dmitry Gudanov as Prince Siegfried.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Svetlana Zakharova as Odette.
Photo by Nadezhda Bausova.
The final scene.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.