Production Sponsors

2015 Nutcracker

Lead Sponsors
The Herbert Family
The Swanson Foundation
Yurie and Carl Pascarella
Kathleen Scutchfield
The Smelick Family
Official Airline of Nutcracker

2015 Repertory Season

Program 1

Katherine and Gregg Crawford
Ms. Jeri Lynn Johnson

(San Francisco Ballet Premiere)

Major Sponsor
Donald F. Houghton
Kathleen Grant, M.D. and Thomas Jackson, M.D.

Program 2

Major Sponsors
Beth and Brian Grossman
Mr. and Mrs. Mark Slavonia
Michael and Mary Schuh

Fearful Symmetries
(Liam Scarlett World Premiere)

Lead Sponsor
Shelby and Frederick Gans
Alison and Michael Mauzé
The Bernard Osher Foundation New Works Fund*
TeRoller Fund for New Productions*


Colette V.A. Cornish, in honor of her introduction to Balanchine ballet

Program 3
Swan Lake

Lead Sponsor
Mr. and Mrs. James D. Marver
Major Sponsor
Richard and Elizabeth Fullerton Family Foundation
Ms. Laura Clifford
Mark and Christa Lopez
Ms. Laura McCabe-Edgar

Program 4

Mr. and Ms. Steve Vermut

Program 5

Major Sponsor
Athena and Timothy Blackburn
Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Leff
Larissa Roesch and Jason Crethar
Mr. and Mrs. Alan Tai
Phyllis C. Wattis Fund*

Program 6

Major Sponsor
Mrs. Henry I. Prien

Seven Sonatas
(San Francisco Ballet Premiere)

Major Sponsor
Teri and Andy Goodman

Program 7
Drink to Me Only With Thine Eyes

Major Sponsor
Mrs. Suzy Kellems Dominik
Kacie and Michael Renc

In the Countenance of Kings
(Justin Peck World Premiere)

Lead Sponsors
Mr. Richard C. Barker
David and Kelsey Lamond
Yurie and Carl Pascarella
The Seiger Family Foundation
Byron R. Meyer Choreographers Fund*
The Bernard Osher Foundation New Works Fund*

Theme and Variations

Major Sponsor
Nancy A. Kukacka

Program 8

Lead Sponsor
Fang and Gary Bridge

*Endowed Fund of the San Francisco Ballet Endowment Foundation

Saturday Night Subscription Series

Lucy and Fritz Jewett Saturday Night Series


Beijing and Shanghai, China – October 2015

Lead Sponsors
GSR Capital
IDG VC Management
Major Sponsors
Richard C. Barker
Fang and Gary Bridge
Dr. Nancy Chang
China Guangfa Bank
Olivia Hsu Decker
FICO China
Elizabeth Pang Fullerton
Miles Archer Woodlief

The following funds of the San Francisco Ballet Endowment Foundation provide permanent support for touring by San Francisco Ballet:

Lead Underwriters
Osher Touring Fund
G. William Jewell Touring Fund
The Hellman Family Touring Fund

Major Underwriters
Frannie and Mort Fleishhacker Touring Fund
Stephen and Margaret Gill Family Foundation Touring Fund
Teri and Andy Goodman Touring Fund
Pamela J. Joyner and Alfred J. Giuffrida Touring Fund
Bob Ross Foundation Touring Fund
Akiko Yamazaki and Jerry Yang Touring Fund

Davidson Bidwell-Waite and Edwin A. Waite Touring Fund
Glenn McCoy Touring Fund
Phyllis W. Nelson Touring Fund
Anne and Michelle Shonk Touring Fund

Production sponsors receive special recognition for selected ballets, and have exclusive opportunities for behind-the-scenes insights into San Francisco Ballet.

For more information on production underwriting, please contact Thomas W. Flynn, director of development, at 415.865.6615 or

List as of 09.29.2015