Our SF Ballet School students are currently demonstrating their talents in their three-night Student Showcase (ending tonight), so we went backstage to bring you all the anticipation, nerves and stretches going on behind the scenes…
Monthly Archives: May 2013
This week, we unearthed this shot of SF Ballet ballerina Joan DeVere performing Balanchine’s Scotch Symphony back in 1966!
San Francisco Ballet lost a wonderful friend and supporter with the passing of Jeannik Méquet Littlefield on May 24. “Mrs. Littlefield’s generosity was instrumental in the artistic growth and vitality of San Francisco Ballet” said John S. Osterweis, Chair of San Francisco Ballet’s Board of Trustees. “We are deeply appreciative of her longstanding commitment […]
With Student Showcase performances beginning tomorrow, it’s the SF Ballet School‘s moment in the spotlight! Not only is it the oldest ballet school in the United States — celebrating its 80th anniversary this year — but it’s also where the next generation of ballet stars are trained. Need proof? Over half of the Company members of SF Ballet — […]