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February 13, 2017

SF Ballet School Invited to Perform in Paris

SF Ballet School Invited to Perform in Paris

Paris Opera Ballet School has invited SF Ballet School to perform with ballet schools from around the world for the Gala des Ecoles du XXIe siècle. Six SF Ballet School Trainees will perform a new work by SF Ballet Corps de Ballet member Myles Thatcher to showcase the school’s diverse repertory and teaching styles; seven other renowned schools will join, including Paris Opera Ballet School, John Cranko School, Canada’s National Ballet School, London’s Royal Ballet School, Royal Danish Ballet School, School of Hamburg Ballet, and Vaganova Academy. SF Ballet School will be the only academy from the United States.  

Myles Thatcher and SF Ballet School Trainees rehearse Thatcher's Panorama // © Erik Tomasson