This delightful ballet
tells the story of Dr. Coppelius, a toymaker and magician, who attempts
to bring life to his beautiful doll, Coppelia. He is followed by
the mischievous Swanilda, who masquerades as Coppelia and saves
her lover Franz from the doctor's magic.
is a gift from the Volunteer Committee, Burlington School of Classical
Ballet. According to the school's character, the show is based on
a classical ballet repertoire designed to the student's level of
As a teacher
and the greatest fan of my students, I would like to assure you
that each one of them dancing for you, deserves a lot of credit
for the hard work and truly magnificent approach toward this, one
of the most challenging and beautiful forms of art.