MARCH 1 TO 6 A moving story, sweeping music and masterful choreography have made Swan Lake one of the world’s most popular ballets. What better way to experience it than with a performance by the Mariinsky Ballet, the renowned Russian company formerly known as the Kirov Ballet? Making its first appearance in Toronto since 1989, the troupe’s legendary grace and technical mastery is on full display in this story of a princess turned into a swan by a sorcerer’s curse. Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, Tuesday to Saturday 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 2 p.m. $60 to $225; for tickets, call 416-872-2262 or click here.
March 1, 2011