Tag: San Francisco Ballet

SF Ballet’s Unbound fest reveals ties that bind

Contemporary ballet requires dancers to shift from rapid off-center neoclassicism to soft romantic geometry to rhythmically complex club dance in…

7 months ago

San Francisco Ballet loosens up in ‘Unbound’

There are social uprisings going on, from #MeToo to Black Lives Matter. Has San Francisco Ballet gotten the news? “Unbound,”…

7 months ago

Recent dances highlight SF Ballet 2019 season

San Francisco Ballet has announced its 2019 season, a showcase of new dances -- including not-yet-announced encores from 2018’s upcoming…

8 months ago

Drama, beauty in SF Ballet’s Robbins’ showcase

In celebrating the centennial of choreographer Jerome Robbins’ birth, San Francisco Ballet Artistic Director Helgi Tomasson has a simple explanation…

8 months ago

SF Ballet’s sumptuous, splendid ‘Sleeping Beauty’

In the 21st century, San Francisco Ballet is executing the classics with panache, as seen in 2018's season opener, “The…

10 months ago

Winter 2018 Arts Preview: Dance

The Bay Area dance community, and esteemed guests, have a lot lined up: San Francisco Ballet Program 1: Helgi Tomasson’s…

10 months ago

San Francisco Ballet goes boldly into the future

The most thrilling number in San Francisco Ballet’s 2018 opening gala was the last one: Justin Peck’s 2015 “Rodeo: Four…

10 months ago