Venue Details

Palace of Fine Arts Theatre
3301 Lyon Street San Francisco, CA 94123
415-567-6642
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 4 members
Chouxie
Review from Chouxie
138 events 58 reviews

Wish I could go every weekend! Truly incredible works for local performers that dedicate themselves to preserving the cultural dances!

reviewed Jun 05 2010 report as inappropriate
katina Lum
Review from katina Lum
16 events 13 reviews

I also wanted to see this show for the last time was at SF State and after alway performed at Palace of Fine Arts. So it was almost 15 years, and my friend never seen this kind of show. She perfer singing and acting, and I had to remind that this...continued

reviewed Jun 06 2010 report as inappropriate
maggie
Review from maggie
16 events 3 reviews

We had front row seats which I was a bit worried about being to close. But it was spectacular!!!!! The dancing was so professional and the costumes were to die for! It made me so proud to live in bay area and be exposed to such a variety of dance...continued

reviewed Jun 05 2010 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“What other city in the world has anything like the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival?…I heartily envy the Bay Area residents.” —The New York Times

Description

Devoted to nurturing the work of Northern California dancers, this year marks two new highs: the debut of a record 26 world premieres—almost twice as many as in previous years—and the commission of a record four new works, including a Mexican Bicentennial Tribute created by acclaimed choreographer Zenón Barrón and featuring dancers from six local companies. In addition to these exciting performances, audiences will enjoy many companies that have never before appeared at the festival.

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