San Francisco Ballet on Tour

Sharing the Joy of Dance

As a part of our mission to share the joy of dance with the widest possible audience, we perform a diverse and wide-ranging repertory on tour to prestigious venues world-wide. Some of our previous engagements have included the famed Opéra de Paris-Palais Garnier in Paris; London’s Sadler’s Wells Theatre and the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden; and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Arts in Washington, D.C. Below is a list of our upcoming tours.

  • San Francisco Ballet at Stern Grove (© Erik Tomasson); San Francisco Ballet at Stern Grove (© Erik Tomasson)

    Stern Grove Festival

    San Francisco, California
    July 26, 2015, 2pm

    SF Ballet returns to Stern Grove Festival on July 26 with performances of:

    Lambarena (Choreographer Val Caniparoli, Composer Johan Sebastian Bach and traditional African music, as arranged by Pierre Akendengue and Hughes de Courson)

    Rush© (Choreographer Christopher Wheeldon, Composer Bohuslav Martinu)

    Excerpts from Theme and Variations (Choreographer George Balanchine, Composer Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky)

    Frayed (Choreographer Myles Thatcher, music by Ruf!)

    Solo (Choreographer Van Manen, Composer Ludwig Van Beethoven)

    Admission is free and open to the public, no tickets are required. The performance begins promptly at 2pm. Arrive early for best seating.

    For more information, view the Stern Grove Festival Guide or visit

    Stern Grove Educational Events

    Kids Days
    July 21, 22, & 23, 2015
    11am – 2pm
    SF Ballet teaching artists will be at the Grove teaching a free dance workshop for children ages 5-13. Registration is required.
    Learn more and register

    July 26, 2015
    11:30am – 1pm, in the West Meadow
    Children and families are invited to KidsStage to participate in fun and engaging arts activities. Learn a dance, play a musical instrument, or create a work of art. Instructors from SF Ballet School will lead creative movement activities for young children at KidsStage before the Company’s performance that afternoon.
    Learn more

    Pre-performance Meet the Artist: Troc Talks
    July 26, 2015
    12pm, Trocadero Clubhouse
    Dance Educator Mary Wood in conversation with Principal Dancer Lorena Feijoo.
    Learn more


The following funds of the San Francisco Ballet Endowment Foundation provide permanent support for touring by San Francisco Ballet: Lead Underwriters Osher 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; Underwriters Davidson Bidwell-Waite and Edwin A. Waite Touring Fund, Glenn McCoy Touring Fund, Phyllis W. Nelson Touring Fund, and Anne and Michelle Shonk Touring Fund.