Monthly Archives: April 2011

San Francisco Ballet Announces Casting for The Little Mermaid 2011

  (*Note*: This post was written prior to recent Casting changes. Always go to San Francisco Ballet’s web site here for current Casting.) On Opening Night of SFB’s 2011 production of John Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid, Saturday, April 30, 2011, … Continue reading

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San Francisco Ballet Presents ‘The Little Mermaid’ 2011-A Preview

  “If you are living in a Paradise, how strong must be the love that inspires you to leave?”~John Neumeier, Creator of The Little Mermaid   (Note: All of the photos featured in the slideshow above and galleries below are published here with … Continue reading

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San Francisco Ballet Announces Rapturous 2012 Season

(wait for the slideshow above)   San Francisco Ballet’s 2012 season begins and ends with a full-length Big Ballet Bang;  Program 1 gives us the SFB Premiere of John Cranko’s 1965 adaptation of Onegin, one of his most dramatic ballets, created on … Continue reading

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ABT’s Sarah Lane, Natalie Portman’s Dance Double in ‘The Black Swan’, Speaks Out on ABC’s 20/20 at 10pm Pacific Time

ABT’s Sarah Lane, Natalie Portman’s ballerina body double, on the cover of Dance Magazine Natalie Portman in ‘Black Swan’ movie poster So, the Battle of the Dualing Swan Queens continues. But this time it’s not just about ‘Odette’, the innocent White Swan, and her … Continue reading

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San Francisco Ballet Principal Dancer News: Tiit Helimets Forms New Touring Company and Lorena Feijoo Performs The Black Swan on ‘Dancing with the Stars’

  Tiit Helimets and Co. (Wait a moment to enjoy the slideshow above; full story follows the photo gallery below)        Tiit Helimets and Co.-The Estonian Tour Documentary    Is there one single person visiting Odette’s Ordeal who hasn’t wanted to be a ‘fly on the wall’ … Continue reading

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San Francisco Ballet’s Lorena Feijoo to Perform on ‘Dancing with the Stars’ tonight!

If you’re not at San Francisco Ballet tonight, why not invite one of its fabulous Principal Dancers to perform in your living room? Tonight, between 9pm and 10pm, SFB’s Lorena Feijoo will be performing with her Boston Ballet sister, Lorna Feijoo, … Continue reading

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Christopher Wheeldon’s World Premiere…

    …in London! One of San Francisco Ballet’s favorite visiting choreographers, Christopher Wheeldon,  has just celebrated one more extraordinary World Premiere, his Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, the first full-length production for The Royal Ballet in 15+ years, and co-produced with The National Ballet of … Continue reading

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