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Updated April 27, 2017

Check with theaters for performance, dates and times.

April 28 - May 7
San Francisco Ballet
CINDERELLA
Composer: Sergei Prokofiev, Choreographer: Christopher Wheeldon
Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
May 3, 7:30 p.m.
Paul Taylor Dance Company
Company B
Lost, Found and Lost
Bankhead Theater, Livermore
May 4-14
Alonzo King LINES Ballet
Spring Home Season
Poet and endangered language activist, Bob Holman joins LINES for the spring season world premiere. May 6 Spring Gala with Honorary Chair Ashley Judd.
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
May 5, 8:00pm
May 6, 2:00pm & 8:00pm
Diablo Ballet
Celebrated Masters
A duet from Gustav’s Rooster (Caniparoli)
The Blue Boy (McIntyre)
World Premiere (Dekkers) set to live music
Del Valle Theatre, Walnut Creek
May 5-7
Smuin Ballet
Dance Series 02
World Premiere by Trey McIntyre
Broken Open by Amy Seiwert
World Premiere by Nicole Haskins
Mountain View Center for the Arts
May 6, 4:00pm-6:30 pm
Inside the studio at CCDA
Mark Foehringer's Conservatory for Contemporary Dance Arts (CCDA) is holding an open rehearsal. Intermediate and advanced dancers ages 14-18 are invited to take a sample class at 4 pm with Brian Fisher, Heather Cooper and Dominique Lomuljo. Open rehearsal begins at 5 pm and a meet and greet follows. Open rehearsal includes a peek at upcoming SPRING WORKS and other works. For more information contact jessie@mfdpsf.org
SJSU dance studios
May 6 6:30 – 10:00 p.m.
Oakland Ballet
2017 Spring Gala
May 6, 8:00pm
May 7, 3:00pm
Added performances! May 6, 2:00pm
May 7, 7:00pm
Cal Performances
RIOULT Dance NY
Bach Dances

Program set to music of Johann Sebastian Bach.
Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley
May 10-12, 8:00pm
Cal Performances
Scottish Ballet
A Streetcar Named Desire
Scotland's national dance company performs their interpretation of the Tennessee Williams classic.
Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley
May 12-13
Smuin Ballet
Dance Series 02
World Premiere by Trey McIntyre
Broken Open by Amy Seiwert
World Premiere by Nicole Haskins
Lesher Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek
May 12-14, 19-21
Robert Moses' Kin
TRICK BAGS/TRAP DOORS/PAINTED CORNERS
Looks at how parents leave their children vulnerable; how literally dangerous it is for children of different heritages to be friends if they buy into the ideas of colorblindness and meritocracy. World premiere by Robert Moses with guest choreographers Terence Marling and Latanya Tigner.
Dance Mission Theater, San Francisco
May 16-20
Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion
Dearest Home
About love, longing, and loss. Comprised primarily of solos and duets generated through conversations, workshops, and new research into the concept of scientific empathy.
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
May 18-20, 8:00pm
Tim Rubel Human Shakes
RE
A series of reconstructed, re-imagined and re-worked excerpts from existing repertoire. Audiences will experience work that is funny, satirical, and flamboyant, as well as pieces that are dark, introspective and political.
Joe Goode Annex, San Francisco
May 19-28
Smuin Ballet
Dance Series 02
World Premiere by Trey McIntyre
Broken Open by Amy Seiwert
World Premiere by Nicole Haskins
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
May 31, 7:30 pm
June 1, 6:00 pm
June 2, 7:30 pm
An Invitation to Dance
San Francisco Ballet School 2017 Student Showcase
Highlights San Francisco Ballet School’s up-and-coming stars. Upper-level students dance challenging repertory pieces, solos, and ballets created specifically for them. Following the June 1 performance, the SF Ballet Auxiliary hosts the Student Showcase Dinner at the Four Seasons Hotel.
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Theater, San Francisco

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