Program 5

Ballet Accelerator

PUSHING DANCE TO THE LIMITS

7 FOR EIGHT

Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Choreographer: Helgi Tomasson

A poetic neoclassical work set for eight dancers, ranging from sensual adagio to exuberant allegro, and everything in between.

 


CATHY MARSTON WORLD PREMIERE

Choreographer: Cathy Marston

Featured in SF Ballet’s 2018 Unbound festival, master storyteller Cathy Marston returns to create her second all-new work for the Company.


ANIMA ANIMUS

Composer: Ezio Bosso
Choreographer: David Dawson

One of the most acclaimed works from 2018’s Unbound Festival, this ballet pulsates with physical, emotional virtuosity—stretching human movement to the extreme.

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7 FOR EIGHT
Costume Design: Sandra Woodall
Lighting Design: David Finn

World Premiere: February 26, 2004—San Francisco Ballet, War Memorial Opera House; San Francisco, California

ANIMA ANIMUS
Scenic Design: John Otto
Costume Design: Yumiko Takeshima
Lighting Design: James F. Ingalls
Assistant to the Choreographer: Rebecca Gladstone

World Premiere: April 21, 2018—San Francisco Ballet, War Memorial Opera House


7 for Eight

The 2004 world premiere of 7 for Eight was made possible by Mr. Thomas J. Perkins and The Edward E. Hills Fund.

Anima Animus

The 2018 world premiere of Anima Animus was made possible by Unbound Festival Presenting Sponsor Diane B. Wilsey and Grand Benefactor Sponsor Yurie and Carl Pascarella.