Smuin Ballet

 Smuin Contemporary Ballet Lesher Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek September 22, 2018 2pm Retrospective and Recent The Smuin Contemporary Ballet Company, under the leadership of Celia Fuschile, artistic director, has launched its 2018-2019 season with ballets old and new.…

SF Ballet Unbound: Program D

SF Ballet Unbound D April 26, 2018 SF Opera House Multiple Choices SF Ballet has completed the “Unbound” series. Twelve “new” choreographers have presented their works. The series will officially end on May 5, so there is time to see…

SF Ballet Unbound: Program C

Unbound C SF Ballet, Opera House April 24, 2018 Three down: one to go! Program C of the Unbound series offered some very pleasant forays into ballet’s technical demands, strange but incomplete story telling and a dance essay on Picasso’s…

SF Ballet Unbound: Program B

SF Ballet Unbound. Program B Saturday, April 21, 2018 San Francisco Opera House Winners and Losers This far we have seen two of the four “Unbound” programs that SF Ballet is proudly presenting to introduce audiences to relatively new choreographers…

San Francisco Ballet: Robbins

San Francisco Ballet: SF. Opera House Robbins: Ballet and Broadway March 20-March 25, 2018 The several facets of Jerome Robbins I spent an unusual day at the Opera House. In the afternoon the company was rehearsing the evening’s program with…

Oakland Ballet “Jangala”

Oakland Ballet Company “Jangala” March 10,13,16, 17, 2018 Skyline HS, Oakland (Other sites; Castro Valley HS, San Leandro HS) Indian Dance: Bharatanatyam and the Oakland Ballet Graham Lustig, Artistic Director of the Oakland Ballet, grew up in London and learned…