Tag Archives: The Little Mermaid 2011

PBS’ Great Performances Presents: ‘The Little Mermaid’ from San Francisco Ballet Tonight at 9pm PST and EST

   Like many of you who saw this ballet live (including some who joined me in attending both evenings of filming in early May this past San Francisco Ballet season), tonight is a night we San Francisco Balletomanes have been  eagerly anticipating:   Tonight, … Continue reading

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San Francisco Ballet’s 2011 ‘The Little Mermaid’ Review: A Tail of Two Mermaids, Part 1

(Enjoy the slideshow above)   (Note: Casting for The Little Mermaid is now posted for the entire ‘Mermaid’ run. See links at the bottom of this review) A Tail of Two Mermaids, Part 1 San Francisco Ballet’s 2011 production of John … Continue reading

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San Francisco Ballet: Neumeier’s ‘The Little Mermaid’ Synopsis

  Last season, San Francisco Ballet printed the Ballet ‘libretto’ (for newbies: this is the story or synopsis) of John Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid in their program. Although they may have done so in this season’s 2011 program, it is not found on … Continue reading

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San Francisco Ballet’s ‘The Little Mermaid’: New Photos from 2010!

    SFB’s famous Opening Night 2010 cast for Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid (Yuan Yuan Tan as ‘Mermaid’, Tiit Helimets as ‘Prince’, Hamburg Ballet’s Lloyd Riggins as ‘Poet’, Sarah Van Patten as ‘Princess’, and Davit Karapetyan as ‘Sea Witch’) has given … Continue reading

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San Francisco Ballet’s ‘The Little Mermaid’ Casting Update (Really): Sunday, 5/1/11, has Casting Changes, and Wednesday, 5/4/11, Cast is Announced

San Francisco Ballet has now updated their ‘Casting’ page for The Little Mermaid’: There are CHANGES for Sunday 5/1/11 (Lorena is OFF and Sarah is ON), as well as the updated 5/4/11 Casting news. Sunday May 1, 2011 2 pm (Casting … Continue reading

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San Francisco Ballet: ‘The Little Mermaid’ Casting for 5/4/11

  (Enjoy the slideshow above.)     (*Note*: This post was written prior to recent Casting changes. Always go to San Francisco Ballet’s web site here for current Casting.) Right about now, hard core SFBalletomanes are repeatedly checking the Casting page … Continue reading

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Odette’s Ordeal Offers San Francisco Ballet ‘Mystery Dancer’ Hint

  ^San Francisco Ballet ‘Mystery Dancer’, Model for Odette’s Ordeal, and Odette’s 1st Interview (‘Mystery Photographer’ to be disclosed soon, as well!)   In a moment of gratitude for her readers’ great loyalty and patience, Odette has decided to offer another hint in regards … Continue reading

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