A sweeping saga about love, truth, grief and passionand what it takes to fulfil oneGÇÖs dreams.
Ballerina Viktoriya Budian narrowly escapes Russia with her life. She arrives in Paris, determined to start fresh with the famed Ballets Russes but her newfound success is threatened when her past returns to haunt her. Forced to choose between love and fame, ViktoriyaGÇÖs life spirals out of control and the decision she makes seriously affects the lives of many for years to come.
Paris, present day
Australian dancer Lily Johansson returns to Paris, the city that broke her heart and destroyed her ballet career, hoping to move past her fianc+¬GÇÖs death and to make amends with her estranged sister Natalie, a ballerina with the Boh+¿me Ballet.
Terrified of loving again, Lily nevertheless finds herself becoming entangled with talented composer Yves Rousseau. Lily has many reasons for keeping Yves at armGÇÖs length but as he recounts the drama of the Ballets Russes in Paris, the magic of this Bohemian era ignites a spark within her.
Meanwhile, vying for the role honouring Ballets Russes dancer Viktoriya Budian, LilyGÇÖs sister Natalie develops an unhealthy obsession. NatalieGÇÖs behaviour becomes increasingly erratic as elements of ViktoriyaGÇÖs tragic life resonate in her own. Lily fears for her sisterGÇÖs safety and sanity so when Natalie goes missing, she and Yves set out on a desperate quest across France to find her and, along the way, battle their own demons.
Could the search for her sister, lead Lily to realise that balletlike love and lifeshould not be abandoned so easily?