LIGHTS, ACTION, GLAMOUR!
You can support SF Ballet from behind the scenes, or by making the scene. Each year, the San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary, Allegro Circle, BRAVO, and ENCORE! donate thousands of hours of volunteer service to produce several stunning events on behalf of SF Ballet. These events raise almost $5 million in support of SF Ballet's artistic and educational programs.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2019
Journey with us to the Land of Dreams for the 2019 Nutcracker Benefit Luncheon. This year marks the 75th anniversary of San Francisco Ballet’s magical Nutcracker, America’s first full-length production of the holiday classic. To mark this momentous anniversary, this year’s Nutcracker Benefit Luncheon will be extra special, with fantastic surprises in store for guests.
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2019
San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary invites you to an exciting night celebrating the 75th Anniversary of San Francisco Ballet’s Nutcracker. Join us for this holiday event and you will enjoy a night of specialty cocktails, fabulous hors d’oeuvres, music, and more. Proceeds will benefit a wide range of SF Ballet artistic initiatives, including new works, scholarships for San Francisco Ballet School students, and community education programs for thousands of youth, families, and seniors.
THURSDAY, JANUARY 16, 2020
On Thursday, January 16, 2020, SF Ballet celebrates the opening of its 2020 Repertory Season. The elegant evening includes cocktails, a lavish dinner, a one-night-only performance at the War Memorial Opera House, and the Bay Area's best After Party in San Francisco’s beautiful Beaux-Arts City Hall.
The San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary Fashion Show will return in March of 2020. Location and designer to be announced later this year. Presented by Sam Malouf Authentic Luxury, this event benefits a wide-range of SF Ballet initiatives, including new works, scholarships for SF Ballet School students, and community outreach programs.
FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2020
San Francisco Ballet last performed George Balanchine’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream over 30 seasons ago. To mark this momentous revival, join SF Ballet in celebrating the opening night of this timeless masterpiece at a pre-performance dinner.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 20–22, 2020
The SF Ballet School Spring Festival includes three evening performances, a fundraising dinner, and interactive activities. Proceeds from the event support scholarships and financial aid the School distributes each year to talented students.