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…

5 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,”…

5 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…

6 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…

6 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…

8 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…

8 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…

8 months ago