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©MARTIN DIVISEK/EPA/MAXPPP - epa07507643 (12/22) Dancers of the Czech National Ballet perform during a rehearsal of 'Swan Lake' at the National Theatre in Prague, Czech Republic, 04 March 2019. Swan Lake ballet is one of the famous of all classical ballets, the most frequently performed and the most popular worldwide. The new Czech National Ballet production is a revival of the story’s version created by the world-renowned choreographer John Cranko, the founder of the Stuttgarter Ballett. The Czech National Ballet is the first big company to have been granted the approval to stage the piece outside Germany. Up to the present day, the Czech National Theatre has staged 12 adaptations of Swan Lake. EPA-EFE/MARTIN DIVISEK ATTENTION: For the full PHOTO ESSAY text please see Advisory Notice epa07507631