San Francisco Ballet

at 455 Franklin St, San Francisco, 94102

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San Francisco Ballet
455 Franklin St
San Francisco , CA 94102
United States
Contact Phone
P: (415) 865-2000
Website
http://www.sfballet.org

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Our 2016 Repertory Season is Jan 24 - May 8, 2016, and our Nutcracker is one of San Francisco's most beloved holiday traditions. Visit our website at http://www.sfballet.org for full information!

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"Pascal continuously astonished us with his range of what he could achieve in this art form. His contribution to SF Ballet is absolutely invaluable. He'll be remembered for every role he every did on the stage, frankly. He'll be remembered as a good friend and a helpful, positive, contributing Company member." - Anita Paccioti

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-10 19:01:00 GMT

BIG congratulations to Esteban Hernandez for winning a Latino Spirit Award for his achievement in performing arts! Details >> http://bit.ly/26uMfM3

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-10 16:00:09 GMT

Monday motivation brought to you by Dores André and Henry Sidford in Forsythe's Pas/Parts 2016.

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-16 19:00:13 GMT

Odette is wowed by Crystal Pite, Artistic Director of Kidd Pivot, choreographer, former Forsythe dancer at Stuttgart Ballet, and mother. Her work is highly sought after by companies all over the world, including Nederlands Dans Theater (NDT) and, newly, Paris Opéra Ballet and The Royal Ballet. She has something to say and Odette feels compelled to listen. That gender bias in choreography discussion? This makes more sense than anything else out there. Make sure you watch the short clip; if it is representative of even 1/10th of what she can do, her pieces are profoundly moving and full of innovative movement expression. San Francisco Ballet, are you listening?

Published Odette's Ordeal on 2016-05-15 23:31:02 GMT

A little Glass Pieces throwback in honor of the #BayToBreakers runners today!

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-15 15:21:02 GMT

Student Showcase celebrates the remarkable accomplishments of all our hardworking students. They are onstage at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts May 25-27 >> http://bit.ly/1HtQBWp

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-14 19:00:19 GMT

It takes a global village. Check out how dancers from American Ballet Theatre, San Francisco Ballet, Alonzo King LINES Ballet, St. Mary's College LEAP program, and more are working to diversify the world's ballet stages. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/carla-escoda/the-gugulethu-project-fro_b_9965204.html

Published Ballet To The People on 2016-05-14 08:27:09 GMT

Ever wonder what the dancers do when they're not on stage? This week Principal Dancer, Yuan Yuan Tan, participated in a collaborative conversation at TEDxShanghai on the poetic balance between interconnected opposites, such as art and science. #tedxshanghai

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-13 19:00:00 GMT

Next season features 4 world premieres, an all-Balanchine evening, the North American premiere of Liam Scarlett's Frankenstein, and the return of many beloved works. Subscribers can renew today! Details >> http://bit.ly/1WOVxhm

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-13 16:00:29 GMT

What's it like when your dad is a musician in the San Francisco Ballet Orchestra? Thank you for the great answer, Alana Reiss! With Craig Reiss, Eos Ensemble Fan Page

Published SF Ballet Orchestra Musicians on 2016-05-13 05:15:55 GMT

"He is hands down the best partner I've had in my entire career...if you think, as a girl, you're going to fall, he knows it. If you think it! Before you actually execute the step. So dancing with him becomes really pure fun." - Lorena Feijoo

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-12 19:00:00 GMT

It's #BiketoWorkDay! Looks like Cinderella had to settle for her magic chariot instead. #whateverworks #rollinginstyle #btwd

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-12 17:20:26 GMT

"As a dancer, when we go onstage and even [when] we perform a solo part, I still feel that it's a conversation, it's a dialogue with the audience. I would love to thank the audience for the conversations I've had in my 19 years in San Francisco. Thank you." - Gennadi Nedvigin

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-11 19:01:00 GMT

Go behind the scenes with Yuri Possokhov's Classical Symphony. Possokhov is the Choreographer in Residence at San Francisco Ballet. It is a privilege for us to bring his work to the stage. Next season we will perform Possokhov's Firebird. Stay tuned for that! #ABmayhem Join us May 20-22: http://www.atlantaballet.com/tickets-performances/mayhem

Published Atlanta Ballet on 2016-05-11 14:15:45 GMT

A message from the dancers: Thank you to our fans, near and far, for your support this season! We look forward to sharing the joy of dance with you again soon!

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-09 19:06:19 GMT

San Francisco Ballet School's Student Showcase is onstage May 25 - 27. Tickets on sale now >> http://bit.ly/1HtQBWp (Photo © Erik Tomasson)

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-09 17:28:18 GMT

The season has come to an end, but the dance continues! San Francisco Ballet School is gearing up for Student Showcase. See the stars of tomorrow onstage May 25-27 at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts >> http://bit.ly/1HtQBWp

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-09 16:00:09 GMT

Published Odette's Ordeal on 2016-05-08 20:02:51 GMT

It's hard to believe the 2016 Repertory Season comes to an end today! What has been the highlight for you? (PC: All photos © Erik Tomasson)

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-08 19:01:04 GMT

Published New Zealand School of Dance on 2016-05-08 02:15:19 GMT

Published Odette's Ordeal on 2016-05-07 19:44:06 GMT

Published Odette's Ordeal on 2016-05-07 19:42:13 GMT

Published Odette's Ordeal on 2016-05-07 19:40:09 GMT

Calling all boys! Ballet training offers the opportunity to develop strength, discipline, self-motivation, poise, and a lifelong appreciation for the arts. Boys ages 8-11 and their parents are invited to learn more about the School and take an inside look at what it’s like to be a student at our Open House on May 14. Join us >> http://bit.ly/1IPhiHf

Published San Francisco Ballet on 2016-05-07 16:19:02 GMT

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