Attending a ballet can be an occasion to put on your best dress and head out for a night on the town. These performances can be entertaining as well as relaxing. Plus who doesn’t love getting dressed up and attending a fashionable performance surrounded by other ballet lovers? However, did you know that some ballets have a story behind the scores? For instance, one of the songs in the Nutcracker was written after a bet. What are some of the other interesting stories behind your favorite ballet music? You might just be surprised! From Sleeping Beauty to Swan Lake, we have stories that you will not want to miss!