Articles & Videos

If you've ever wanted to know more about ballet, like the origins of the tutu or how a particular choreographer got their start, you've come to the right place. We've assembled a few articles and videos to get started, and will be adding more every month. So dive in, and check back soon, to see where to go next on your ballet adventure.

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November 13, 2017
Video: 2017 World Ballet Day: Sleeping Beauty Rehearsals

Join Artistic Director and Principal Choreographer Helgi Tomasson for an inside look at the rehearsals for his ballet, "The Sleeping Beauty." Featuring Ana Sophia Scheller and Angelo Greco.

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October 16, 2017
Nutcracker Fun Facts

SF Ballet's Nutcracker features lots of holiday magic—and some impressive stats.

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June 12, 2017
SF Ballet Alumnus Spotlight

SF Ballet School has a sizable group of vibrant alumni, many of whom remain interested in dance long after they leave the School. This summer Southern California native Shannon Levy-Heath came back—for SF Ballet’s inaugural week-long Adult Ballet Workshop. 

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