Season

2017

SWAN LAKE

Program 06  |  Mar 31 – April 15

Following a sold-out run in 2016, we proudly present a reprise of Helgi Tomasson’s strikingly modern Swan Lake featuring “choreography that, at its core, is sublime” (The Mercury News). Stunning visual effects, crisp storytelling, and virtuosic dance combine in a work that is as magnificent as it is moving. The New York Times called Swan Lake “beautifully lyrical.” You’ll call it simply magical.

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Made for SF Ballet

Program 07  |  April 5 – 18

The LA Times called Helgi Tomasson’s Trio, “elegant and engrossing.” The SF Chronicle said it was “sheer extroversion.” This program features the world premiere SF Ballet dancer Myles Thatcher's second new work for us, Ghost in the Machine. Christopher Wheeldon’s inventive and mystical Within the Golden Hour© completes this meditation on contemporary classicism and ballet at its best.

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Upcoming Events
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June 1, 2017
Student Showcase: An Invitation to Dance

Be in the house when the curtain comes up on the next generation of dance. Each year, the Student Showcase Performance and Dinner, hosted by the San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary, celebrates San Francisco Ballet School. The evening raises funds essential for the support of the scholarship and financial aid programs of our School, one of the leading ballet schools in the world.

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SCHOOL
PRE-BALLET REGISTRATION

Online registration for the 2017–18 Pre-Ballet school year will open on April 4, 2017.

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Community
Adult Ballet Classes

We offer ballet classes for adults of all ages and experience. Ballet is great exercise. It will help you strengthen and tone your muscles and improve your flexibility. Plus, we offer a range of class times to fit your schedule and skill level.

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2018 SEASON
New Works Festival

We're happy to announce an ambitious new works festival, which will feature 12 new works by 12 innovative, international choreographers. Conceived by Artistic Director and Principal Choreographer Helgi Tomasson over the past year, the festival will take place during the 2018 Season.

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“Where ballet goes from here is anyone’s guess, but as dancers and choreographers continue to flock to Tomasson, the tell-tale signs may well be found in California.”

The Financial Times (UK)
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Take a Tour of the New Website

Whether it’s your first time on the site or you want to know more about the updates and new features, we’ve put together a page just for you. You can take a video tour, learn more about what’s new, ask us questions, or provide feedback.
 

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