Festival Ballet Theatre: Coppelia
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A captivating classic comical ballet for the whole family!
Salwa Rizkalla, Artistic Director
A captivating classic comical tale for the whole family!
A mysterious inventor, Doctor Coppélius, has made a life-size dancing doll that is so lifelike that Franz, a village youth, is infatuated with it. He sets aside his true heart’s desire, Swanhilda, who shows him his folly by dressing as the doll and pretending to come to life. Based upon two stories by E.T.A. Hoffmann, Coppélia was originally choreographed by Arthur Saint-Léon, with music by
4242 Campus Drive, Irvine, CA 92612
The nearest parking structure is at the corner of Campus and West Peltason, and is right next to the theatre. Parking: $10 – Please note that the parking structure is operated by UCI and not by Irvine Barclay Theatre.