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Natalie Portman

Boca Ballet Theatre stages "Swan Lake"

Boca Ballet Theatre stages "Swan Lake"

The staging of “Swan Lake” this weekend in Boca Raton will provide a teachable moment.

That’s why Dan Guin, co-executive director of the Boca Ballet Theatre, has invited a who’s-who of guests artists. Sara Mearns, of the New York City Ballet, will dance the dual roles of Odette/Odile, and Simon Ball, of the Houston Ballet, will perform as Prince Siegfried. Dancers from the Elmhurst School of Dance in Birmingham, England, will join the cast.

“We pick a full-story ballet...