Donor Events

Repertory Season Donor Events


We are scheduling an exciting roster of donor events for the 2017 Repertory Season which will be posted in late November 2016. Please see the 2016 Repertory Season schedule below as an example of the events we offer.

The following outlines the events scheduled for donors who support San Francisco Ballet as members of the Friends of San Francisco Ballet, Christensen Society, Chairman's Council, and The Jocelyn Vollmer Legacy Circle programs during the 2016 Repertory Season. Each event listed below notes the membership level that is entitled to the benefit; donors will receive invitations and details for events as appropriate.

December 2015

Christensen Society Studio Rehearsal
Friday, December 11 • 5:30pm
Chris Hellman Center for Dance
(Dancers's Council members and above)

January 2016

Season Preview Event
Wednesday, January 13 • 5:30pm
War Memorial Opera House
(Choreographers Council members and above & The Jocelyn Vollmar Legacy Circle members)

February 2016

The Jocelyn Vollmar Legacy Circle Studio Rehearsal
Friday, February 12 • 5:30pm
Chris Hellman Center for Dance
(The Jocelyn Vollmar Legacy Circle members)

Christensen Society Reception and Worklight Rehearsal Observation
Wednesday, February 17 • 5pm
War Memorial Opera House
(Associates Council members and above)

Christensen Society Production Center Tour
Monday, February 29 • 5:30pm
San Francisco Ballet Production Center
(Associates Council members and above)

March 2016

Christensen Society Studio Rehearsal
Thursday, March 3 • 5:30pm
Chris Hellman Center for Dance
(Dancers's Council members and above)

Open Dress Rehearsal, Coppélia
Tuesday, March 8 • 1pm
War Memorial Opera House
(Patron level members and above)

2017 Season Preview Event
Tuesday, March 14
(Artistic Director's Council members)

Reception preceding a Pointes of View Lecture
Wednesday, March 16 • 5pm
War Memorial Opera House
(Contributor level members and above)

The Jocelyn Vollmar Legacy Circle Studio Rehearsal
Friday, March 25 • 5:30pm
Chris Hellman Center for Dance
(The Jocelyn Vollmar Legacy Circle members)

Private Rehearsal and Dinner with Justin Peck
Tuesday, March 29 • 5:30pm
Chris Hellman Center for Dance
(Artistic Director's Council members)

Orchestra Rehearsal
Thursday, March 31 • 3pm
Harold L. Zellerbach Rehearsal Hall (Franklin at Hayes)
(Associate’s Council members and above & The Jocelyn Vollmar Legacy Circle members) 

April 2016

SF Ballet Orchestra Event
Friday, April 1 • 12pm
War Memorial Opera House
(Artistic Director's Council members)

Reception and Company Class Observation
Saturday, April 9 • 11am
War Memorial Opera House
(Supporter level members and above)

Christensen Society and Patron level member Brunch
Sunday, April 10 • 12pm
War Memorial Opera House
(Patron level members and above)

The Jocelyn Vollmar Legacy Circle Luncheon and Student Matinee Performance
Wednesday, April 13 • 11:00am
War Memorial Opera House
(The Jocelyn Vollmar Legacy Circle members)

SF Ballet School Open House
Saturday, April 16 • 11am
Chris Hellman Center for Dance

Christensen Society SF Ballet School Trainee Performance
Monday, April 18 • 6pm
Chris Hellman Center for Dance
(Dancer's Council members and above)

Christensen Society Studio Rehearsal
Thursday, April 21 • 5:30pm
Chris Hellman Center for Dance
(Dancer's Council members and above)

Dinner on Stage
Monday, April 25 • 5:30pm
War Memorial Opera House
(Artistic Director's Council members)

Open Dress Rehearsal, Onegin
Saturday, April 30 • 1pm
War Memorial Opera House
(Supporter level members and above)

May 2016

Ballet History Lecture
Saturday, May 7 • 12:30pm
Chris Hellman Center for Dance
(Contributor level members and above)
 

Christensen Society Pre- and Post-Performance Events

Christensen Society and above level donors who subscribe to the Ballet will receive invitations to pre- and post-performance events (dinner, tea, brunch, and cast parties) that correspond with their subscription series.

January 2016

Cast Party, Program 1
Sunday, January 24 • 4pm
(Chairman's Council and Artistic Director's Council members)

Dinner, Program 2
Wednesday, January 27 • 5pm
(Associate's Council members and above)

Cast Party, Program 2
Wednesday, January 27 • 9:30pm
(Chairman's Council and Artistic Director's Council members)

Tea, Program 1
Saturday, January 30 • 12:30pm
(Associate's Council members and above)

February 2016

Dinner, Program 3 Swan Lake
Friday, February 19 • 5:30pm
(Associate's Council members and above)

Cast Party, Program 3 Swan Lake
Friday, February 19 • 10:30pm
(Chairman's Council and Artistic Director's Council members)

March 2016

Dinner, Program 4 Coppélia
Tuesday, March 8 • 5pm
(Associate's Council members and above)

Dinner prior to the Lucy and Fritz Jewett Saturday Night Series, Program 5
Saturday, March 19 • 5:30pm
(Associate's Council members and above)

April 2016

Dinner, Program 7
Thursday, April 7 • 5pm
(Associate's Council members and above)

Cast Party, Program 7
Thursday, April 7 • 9:30pm
(Chairman's Council and Artistic Director's Council members)

Christensen Society and Patron level member Brunch
Sunday, April 10 • 12pm
War Memorial Opera House
(Patron level members and above)

May 2016

Dinner, Program 8 Onegin
Tuesday, May 3 • 5pm
(Associate's Council members and above)
 

Abbot Downing is the major sponsor of 2016 Christensen Society Pre-Performance Events.


Schedule subject to change
Last updated: 04.27.2016