Cinderella Opening Night Ball

Date: Friday, May 3, 2013
Venue: War Memorial Opera House and Tented Pavilion
Time: Cocktail Reception and Dinner in War Memorial Opera House at 5pm. Ballet performance immediately following dinner at 8pm in the Opera House.

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Cinderella Opening Night Ball After Party

Date: Friday, May 3, 2013
Venue:  Tented Pavilion in the War Memorial Courtyard
Time: 10pm  After Party, following the Performance
Attire: Black Tie

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The Cinderella Opening Night Ball festivities continue with the After Party in a spectacularly designed tent in the War Memorial courtyard, just adjacent to the Opera House. After the performance, dance the night away with the cast of Cinderella featuring music, cocktails, refreshments, and desserts.
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Meet the Artist Interviews/Pointes of View Lectures

All Meet the Artist interviews are held at the War Memorial Opera House and begin one hour prior to curtain. The Cinderella Pointes of View Lectures series will be held from 6-7pm on Wednesday, May 8, at Nourse Auditorium (275 Hayes Street). The SF Ballet premiere of Christopher Wheeldon’s full-length Cinderella provides us with the opportunity to enjoy a fresh interpretation of the iconic story, set to the familiar Prokofiev score. Ballet Masters Anita Paciotti and Felipe Diaz will discuss the process of bringing this production to the Opera House stage.

Performance Dates/Times: Fri, May 3, 8pm* | Sun, May 5, 2pm* | Wed, May 8, 7:30pm^
Fri, May 10, 8pm* | Sat, May 11, 2pm* | Sun, May 12, 2pm*

*Meet the Artist Interview/^Pointes of View Lecture

U.S. Premiere

Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
Choreographer: Christopher Wheeldon

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