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…

SF Ballet Program 2

San Francisco Ballet Program 2 February 13, 2018 “Bright Fast Cool Blue” The title above was chosen for Program 2 of the SF Ballet’s 2018 season. The program includes Balanchine’s 1948 NYC Ballet “Serenade”, Millepied’s 2017 “The Chairman Dances”, and…