Stowe & Mad River Dance Academy: Coppélia
“Stowe & Mad River Dance Academy is thrilled to return to the stage, presenting the ballet Coppélia. Our dancers are excited & ready to WOW! the audience!” Artistic Director – Helena Sullivan
Coppélia the ballet, takes place in a small German town. Svanhilda, a village maiden & her fiancé, Franz run into misunderstandings with Dr. Coppélius, a mysterious toymaker and his magical doll Coppélia. The ballet is based on short stories, by E.T.A Hoffman, the same person who wrote the story, The Nutcracker. This ballet is very entertaining, perfect for a family affair of all ages. Come along for a magical adventure through German festival dancers, Dr. Coppélius’ toy shop & dolls from around the world.