San Francisco Ballet’s The Little Mermaid Debuts on PBS and on DVD/Blu-Ray
After receiving much critical and audience acclaim last season, San Francisco Ballet is pleased to announce that Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid, featuring the Company, will have its national broadcast debut on Great Performances Friday, December 16 at 9 p.m. ET & PT, as part of the PBS Arts Fall Festival. For local re-broadcast information, visit KQED.
With dazzling scenic, costume and lighting designs, critics are calling this interpretation of Hans Christian Anderson’s classic tale “unforgettable” and “mesmerizing.”
If you miss the broadcast, a DVD and Blu-Ray is being offered with bonus material, including over a half-hour of interviews and behind-the-scenes footage. Click here to purchase the DVD or the Blu Ray.
For more about The Little Mermaid, read this interview with SF Ballet Principal Dancer Yuan Yuan Tan.
This production features deeper and mature themes, and is not recommended for younger children.