Meet the Artist Interviews and Pointes of View Lectures

All Meet the Artist interviews are held at the War Memorial Opera House and begin one hour prior to curtain. Pointes of View Lectures are conducted from 6–7pm in the Green Room, located on the second floor of the Veterans Building or in the Herbst Theatre on the ground floor of the Veterans Building, conveniently located across the courtyard from the War Memorial Opera House at 401 Van Ness Avenue (at McAllister Street).

Thurs, April 12, 8pm* | Fri, April 13, 8pm* | Sun, April 15, 2pm* | Wed, April 18, 7:30pm^

*Meet the Artist Interview/^Pointes of View Lecture

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Other Events

Join SF Ballet and Visiting Scholar Beth Genné, Professor of Dance History and Art History at the University of Michigan, for a full range of events celebrating the life and legacy of George Balanchine. Activities include a lecture at San Francisco’s Commonwealth Club prior to the opening night performance of Balanchine Masterworks, a free community lecture about Balanchine’s fascinating life and how he transformed the face of American dance, and a free screening of On Your Toes, the film adaptation of Balanchine’s first Broadway hit.

Approximate program length: 2 hours, 11 minutes.

Divertimento No. 15
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Choreographer: George Balanchine

Scotch Symphony
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
Choreographer: George Balanchine

The Four Temperaments
Composer: Paul Hindemith
Choreographer: George Balanchine

2016 Nutcracker Pre-Sale
San Francisco Ballet in Tomasson's Nutcracker. (© Erik Tomasson)

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