Production Sponsors

2016 Nutcracker

Lead Sponsors
The Herbert Family
The Swanson Foundation
Yurie and Carl Pascarella
Kathleen Scutchfield
The Smelick Family

Official Airline of Nutcracker
United Airlines

2017 Repertory Season

Lead Sponsors
Stephanie and James Marver

Program 1

Haffner Symphony
Lead Sponsor

Donald F. Houghton
Major Sponsor
Kathleen Scutchfield

Fragile Vessels
World Premiere by Jiří Bubeníček)

Lead Sponsor
Gaia Fund

In the Countenance of Kings
San Francisco Ballet Allegro Circle

Program 2

Seven Sonatas

Kathleen Grant, M.D. and Thomas Jackson, M.D.

Optimistic Tragedy
(World Premiere by Yuri Possokhov)
Lead Sponsors

Mr. Richard C. Barker
Yurie and Carl Pascarella
Miles Archer Woodlief

Program 3

Lead Sponsors
Bently Foundation
The Hellman Family
Costume Sponsor
E. L. Wiegand Foundation
Ms. Laura Clifford
Stephanie and James Marver
with additional support from
Elisabeth Pang Fullerton
Marie and Barry Lipman
Karl and Holly Peterson

Program 4

Stravinsky Violin Concerto

Ms. Jeri Lynn Johnson

Prodigal Son
Major Sponsor

Sue and John Diekman

Michel and Mekhala Oltramare
Michael and Mary Schuh

Program 5

Program Sponsor
The Bernard Osher Foundation

Major Sponsors
Athena and Timothy Blackburn
Jennifer and Steven Walske
Kacie and Michael Renc

(World Premiere by Arthur Pita)
Lead Sponsor

Denise Littlefield Sobel

Fearful Symmetries
Major Sponsors
 Karen S. Bergman
Charles and Kara Roell
Brenda and Alexander Leff
Larissa Roesch and Calder Roesch

Program 6

Swan Lake
Lead Sponsor

Diane B. Wilsey
Major Sponsors
Sonia H. Evers
Stephen and Margaret Gill Family Foundation
Marissa Mayer and Zachary Bogue
Katherine and Gregg Crawford
Joseph and Marianne Geagea
Richard Thalheimer Family

Program 7

Major Sponsor
Mrs. Henry I. Prien

World Premiere by Myles Thatcher
Lead Sponsors
Fang and Gary Bridge
Shelby and Frederick Gans
David and Kelsey Lamond
The Seiger Family Foundation

Within the Golden Hour©
Lead Sponsors

Chaomei Chen and Yu Wu
Marie and Barry Lipman
Major Sponsors
Hannah and Kevin Comolli
Catherine and Mark Slavonia
O.J. and Gary Shansby

Program 8

Lead Sponsors
Alison and Michael Mauzé
San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary
Major Sponsors
Innovation Global Capital
Nancy A. Kukacka
Ms. Laura McCabe-Edgar
Barbara and Stephan Vermut
with additional support from
Paula and Bandel Carano

Saturday Night Subscription Series

Lucy and Fritz Jewett Saturday Night Series

Festival Napa Valley, Napa, CA – July 2016
The Music Center, Los Angeles, CA - October 2016
The Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C. - October 2016

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

Lead Underwriters
The Bernard Osher Foundation 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
Vinie and J. Sanford Miller Touring Fund
Phyllis W. Nelson Touring Fund
Anne and Michelle Shonk Touring Fund

Last updated 03.31.2017

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 feel free to contact us directly.

Fermin Nasol
Senior Manager, Capital & Principal Gifts
415 865 6622

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