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February 2018


A Ballet and Modern Dance Information Resource

Moscow Festival Ballet

Moscow Festival Ballet
February 6

Updated February 24, 2018
Check with venues for performance, dates and times.
Jan. 23-Feb. 4
San Francisco Ballet
The Sleeping Beauty
(Tchaikovsky/Tomasson after Marius Petipa)
Feb 1-3,
CounterPulse & Kei Takei’s Moving Earth Orient Sphere
LIGHT, Parts 44 & 47
The first time in 17 years, and only the second time since 1984, that San Francisco audiences have the opportunity to experience the work of Kei Takei.
LIGHT, Part 44 (Bamboo Forest)
Choreography: Kei Takei, Music: Seiichiro Sou.
LIGHT, Part 47 (RUN)
Choreographed & performed by: Kei Takei, Music: composed by Yukio Tsuji, arranged by: Seiichiro Sou
CounterPulse, San Francisco
Feb. 2-3, 8:00 pm
Mark Foehringer Dance Project | SF
Concerto Grosso and Sunken Cathedral from Danses Sacrée et Profane
San Jose State University Dance Theater
Feb. 6, 7:30pm.
Moscow Festival Ballet
Artistic director Sergei Radchenko
Feb. 9, 8:00PM
Feb. 10, 2:00PM & 8:00PM
Cal Performances
Spectrum Dance Theater
A Rap on Race

Based on a conversation between novelist James Baldwin and anthropologist Margaret Meadcombines text with movement and music to communicate the complexities of talking about race.
Feb. 9-10
Dance Around Town

Path of Miracles
ODC/Dance ushers in its 47th season at Grace Cathedral with KT Nelson’s Path of Miracles, a site-specific performance experience that explores our journey through space and time. In collaboration with San Francisco’s 17-member vocal ensemble Volti singing a score by Joby Talbot.
Grace Cathedral, San Francisco
Feb. 9-11
Feb. 10, 2:00pm & 7:00pm
The New Ballet
Fast Forward
New contemporary ballet. Featuring premieres by Keon Saghari, Dalia Rawson - with local musician Steely Nash, Mads Eriksen, Naomi Sailors and Mario Barron. Presented in partnership with the SJSU Department of Dance.
San Jose State University Dance Theater
Feb. 11, 6:00 pm
Mark Foehringer Dance Project | SF
Dance Encounter
Dancers give the public a sneak peak at Mark Foehringer’s Alice in Wonderland with wine and cheese. Meet scenic designer Peter Crompton, puppeteer Simon Trumble and director and choreographer Mark Foehringer for discussion about collaborating on this new work.
Joe Goode Annex, San Francisco
Feb 13-24
San Francisco Ballet
Bright Fast Cool Blue
The Chairman Dances
Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes
Feb. 15-25
San Francisco Ballet
Distinctly SF Ballet
On a Theme of Paganini
Ibsen's House
Ghost in the Machine
Feb. 16-17
Smuin Ballet
2018 Choreography Showcase
New ballet works in which Company members choreograph original pieces on one another.
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason, San Francisco
Feb. 16-17, 2:30pm & 7:00pm
sjDANCEco and Diablo Ballet
On The Edge

Brings together an evening of World Premieres by our dancer/choreographers and extraordinary Ballet, both Classical and Contemporary, by stellar Guest Artists of the Diablo Ballet/Walnut Creek.
The Dance Theatre at San Jose State
Feb. 22-25
Smuin Ballet
Dance Series 01
Annabelle Lopez Ochoa’s Requiem for a Rose set to Schubert’s string adagio from the Quintet in C.
Michael Smuin’s Fly Me to the Moon tribute to Frank Sinatra blending ballet and popular dance, including Sinatra’s renditions of “I’ve Got You Under My Skin” and “The Lady is a Tramp.”
Garrett Ammon’s Serenade for Strings set to Tchaikovsky’s score of the same name, a new interpretation of the iconic 1934 Balanchine ballet.
Feb 22-25
Youth America Grand Prix
San Francisco Semi-Final Competitions
Feb 23- 25
Robert Moses' Kin
Bootstrap Tales
Feb. 24, 8:00pm
Feb. 25, 3:00pm
Cal Performances
Company Wang Ramirez
Hip-hop-meets-tanztheater opus, Borderline, features a cast of six dancers hooked up to an aerial rigging system.
Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley

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