Peking Acrobats: China's Magnificent Spectacle at Zellerbach Hall
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The last date listed for Peking Acrobats was Saturday January 21, 2012 / 8:00pm.
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Called "the most forward-looking American ballet company on the continent" (Contra Costa Times), San Francisco Ballet rarely disappoints in its selection and performance of innovative, genre-defining works. For this exciting triple bill, SF Ballet presents the world premiere of Hummingbird by Liam Scarlett, a contemporary ballet wunderkind who, at only 26, was recently appointed artist-in-residence at The Royal Ballet. The program also includes the return of Helgi Tomasson's masterful The Fifth Season and Serge Lifar's elegant Suite en Blanc, a brilliant showcase of French neoclassicism featuring "a parade of stunning individual and Hollywood-big corps performances" (San Jose Mercury News). Learn More
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Amazing! Just when you thought they have reached the limits of physics and human capability, they pull off one more stretch, or one more leap, or one more something or another that just blows you away. Makes Cirque Soleil look like the junior league. Loved it! Will go again next year, and will bring friends. Great for kids too!
Direct from China, the Peking Acrobats — the largest and most acclaimed group of its kind — have for more than 50 years held audiences spellbound with vibrant presentations of their ancient folk art. The performance features live musical accompaniment from an accomplished Chinese ensemble, and promises to range “from the seemingly impossible to the virtually unbelievable” (Los Angeles Times).
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