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Coppelia! Charming, funny ballet presented by Victoria Ballet

Franz is in love with Coppelia, but he's engaged to Swanhilda!

Coppelia - Presented by Victoria Ballet Theatre - Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts. “A charming, funny ballet about a girl named Coppelia who sits on her balcony all day reading, speaking to no one. A boy named Franz falls deeply in love with her and wants to marry her, even though he is already engaged. His fiance, Swanhilda, sees Franz throwing kisses at Coppelia. Swanhilda soon learns that Coppelia is actually a doll that belongs to Doctor Coppelius, the mad scientist. She decides to impersonate the doll, in order to win the love of Franz.” 361.570.TKTS victoriaballet.org.