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Festival Ballet Theatre Presents Coppélia + Giveaway

Festival Ballet Theatre will enchant Orange County audiences with its performance of Coppélia on March 24 and 25 at the Irvine Barclay Theatre. Following a very successful Nutcracker season of sold-out performances, FBT presents the sentimental comic story which will delight audiences with its humor and charm.

Set in a small European village, this beloved ballet tells the story of an eccentric inventor, Doctor Coppélius, who creates a life-size dancing doll that looks so lifelike, some believe she is real. When young villager, Franz, becomes infatuated with the doll, he casts aside Swanhilda, his true heart’s desire. Swanhilda shows Franz 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 Léo Delibes. Love, laughter and exquisite dancing make Coppélia a ballet to remember.

Who: Festival Ballet Theatre
What: Coppélia
When: Saturday, March 24 at 7:00pm Sunday, March 25 at 2:00pm
Tickets: $42 -$55 and can be purchased at thebarclay.org or by calling 949.854.4646 x1.

GIVEAWAY: Enter to win two tickets to the performance of your choice by leaving a comment on our Facebook post or in the comments below. We will pick one random winner on March 19th. Good Luck!

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  1. My little girl loves ballets!

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