Added Performance

Special Farewell Performance

MAY 11, 2014

Rubén Martín Cintas (© David Allen); Damian Smith (© Chris Hardy)

Rubén Martín Cintas (© David Allen); Damian Smith (© Chris Hardy)

Just Announced—One Night Only!

Join us as we celebrate the careers of Principal Dancers Rubén Martín Cintas and Damian Smith in their final performance with SF Ballet. Don’t miss this special program of five works showcasing the extraordinary artistry of two of the Company’s most beloved dancers.


View the available principal casting for the Special Farewell Performance on our blog.

Performance Date

Sunday, May 11, 2014, 7pm

Tickets will go fast for this special one-night-only celebration. Don’t delay—buy tickets today.

Programming for this special performance has been announced!
  • Excerpts from Helgi Tomasson’s The Fifth Season
  • Hans Van Manen’s Variations for Two Couples
  • The Man I Love from George Balanchine’s Who Cares?
  • Pas de deux from Christopher Wheeldon’s After the Rain
  • Two special short film screenings honoring Rubén Martin Cintas and Damian Smith
  • Jerome Robbins’ In the Night

The program includes one intermission.


Learn more and view video excerpts of performances with SF Ballet of Rubén Martín Cintas and Damian Smith.

Excerpts from The Fifth Season
Composer: Karl Jenkins
Choreographer: Helgi Tomasson

Variations for Two Couples
Choreographer: Hans van Manen

The Man I Love from Who Cares?
Choreographer: George Balanchine

Pas de deux from After the Rain 
Choreographer: Christopher Wheeldon

In the Night 
Choreographer: Jerome Robbins

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San Francisco Ballet in Tomasson's Nutcracker. (© Erik Tomasson)

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