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Special Events

Lights, action, glamour!

At SF Ballet you can support us from behind the scenes or by making the scene. 

Each year, the San Francisco Ballet AuxiliaryAllegro CircleBRAVO, and ENCORE! donate thousands of hours of volunteer service to produce several stunning events on behalf of SF Ballet. These events raise more than $2.8 million for the San Francisco Ballet Annual Fund.

DECEMBER 15, 2018

Journey to the Land of Dreams. Meet a real Sugar Plum Fairy. Savor a delightful lunch with sweet treats, see a matinee performance of a uniquely San Francisco Nutcracker, and enjoy the satisfaction of knowing you’re supporting SF Ballet School and our community outreach programs.

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January 23, 2019
2019 Opening night gala

Join San Francisco Ballet for what San Francisco Chronicle calls, "the most stylish night of the year." The evening begins with a cocktail reception and an elegant seated dinner in San Francisco City Hall, followed by a one-night-only gala performance at the Opera House. Afterward, the After Party in City Hall features live music, late-night fare, and, of course, dancing.

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May 22, 2019
San Francisco Ballet School 2019 STUDENT SHOWCASE

Be in the house when the curtain comes up on the next generation of dance. The evening raises funds essential for the support of the scholarship and financial aid programs of San Francisco Ballet School.

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Join more than 300 ENCORE! movers, shakers, and influencers. ENCORE! gives young professionals the opportunity to share in the excitement of world-class performance, behind the scenes access to SF Ballet events, and the allure of the best parties in the City.

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Dress up and dine out at Allegro Circle exclusive receptions and dinners. Allegro Circle provides unique opportunities for members to meet world-renowned choreographers, Company dancers, and members of the artistic leadership.

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Experience a behind-the-scenes view of rehearsals, meet company members at cast parties, and mingle with other ballet fans at exclusive events for our donors.

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