Venue Details

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Theater
700 Howard St. San Francisco, CA 94103
415-978-2787
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4.4 / 5 Rated by 44 members
Review from Joyce
Red Velvet 196 events 79 reviews

What a wonderfuly creative and artistic show!!

reviewed May 15 2005 report as inappropriate
Review from Chouxie
Red Velvet 138 events 58 reviews

Wonderful and original. Frankie and Johnie was incredibly passionate, with great music and costumes.

reviewed May 06 2005 report as inappropriate
Review from Miriam G.
Red Velvet 152 events 49 reviews

Fabulous..this company deserves more support from the community!

reviewed May 15 2005 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“Sizzling, drenched in passion and shamelessly entertaining… it explodes into mambo madness!” —San Francisco Chronicle

Description

Frankie & Johnny brings the magic of mambo to the ballet. A bar room tragedy, a lover’s vengeance, romance gone wrong – it’s sexy, passionate and action-packed. The acclaimed Chants d’Auvergne, set to Joseph Canteloube’s French folksongs, provides a beautiful balance. And for the first time ever, Smuin Ballet presents the work of world-renowned choreographer Eliot Feld, with the West Coast premiere of Pacific Dances set to the enchanting music of Hawaiian slack key guitar.

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