Program 06

Space Between

Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes

Composer: Aaron Copland
Choreographer: Justin Peck

Justin Peck, who recently won a Tony Award for his choreography for Carousel, created an athletic, high-energy interpretation of Aaron Copland’s iconic music.


Die Toteninsel

Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff
Choreographer: Liam Scarlett

The in-demand British choreographer of audience favorites FrankensteinFearful Symmetries, and Hummingbird returns to create a brand-new work.

Liam Scarlett’s Die Toteninsel Program Notes — READ & LISTEN


Björk Ballet

Composers: Björk Gudmundsdottir, Alejandro Ghersi, and Sjón
Choreographer: Arthur Pita

Arthur Pita channels the magic and mischief of pop singer Björk’s music in this crazy glamorous ballet that The Guardian called “a ridiculous amount of fun.”

In the Studio: Arthur Pita — WATCH
A Ballet Rave: Arthur Pita’s Björk Ballet  — READ & LISTEN

2 hours and 2 minutes with two intermissions

Group Tickets

Groups of 10+ receive 20% off Tuesday–Saturday and 30% off Friday in select sections. Share a sensational performance with friends and family.

Call 415 865 6785 Monday–Friday 10 am–4 pm, or email groups@sfballet.org.

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Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes

Staged by: Craig Hall
Costume Design: Reid Bartelme, Harriet Jung, and Justin Peck
Lighting Design: Brandon Stirling Baker

Die Toteninsel

Costume Design: Sandra Woodall
Lighting and Scenic Design: David Finn

BJÖRK BALLET

Costume Design: Marco Morante
Lighting Design: James F. Ingalls
Visual Décor: Arthur Pita
Sound Design: Martin West


The 2018 world premiere by Björk Ballet is made possible by possible by Unbound Festival Presenting Sponsor Diane B. Wilsey and Grand Benefactor Sponsor Kathleen Scutchfield.