Angel takes the gang out for an evening at the ballet but becomes suspicious when the prima ballerina is the same one he saw dance more than 100 years ago.
When Cordelia and Angel sneak backstage to investigate, they are consumed by overwhelming passion for each other as they are possessed by spirits of unrequited ballet lovers held captive by the sinister ballet troupe leader.
Elsewhere, Fred finds that both Wesley and Gunn have feelings for her too, but she must eventually choose one of them.
original airdate--February 04,2002 rating--2.8/4.6 million
music--Theme Song: "Angel Main Theme" by Darling Violetta
Monster of the Week:
For over a century, the vampire, Angelus, blazed a swath of murder and mayhem across Europe, until a gypsy curse restored his soul. His guilt and remorse eventually led him to Los Angeles where he battles evil and helps the helpless in his neverending quest for redemption.