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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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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May 3, 2017
SF Ballet School Trainees in Paris

SF Ballet School's Trainees took Myles Thatcher’s Panorama to Paris for a gala evening celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Paris Opera Ballet School's annual school performances.

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April 20, 2017
Making Cinderella's Ball Gown

Heart of the old, spirit of the new: Cinderella's feathered ball gown is surprisingly high tech.

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