Venue Details

War Memorial Opera House
301 Van Ness Ave. San Francisco, CA 94102
415-621-6600
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4.2 / 5 Rated by 36 members
Review from John
Red Velvet 28 events 14 reviews

Mixed bag. Dancing excellent throughout. No question there. "Guide to Strange Places" -- was great and who would not love John Adams. "Beaux" -- was (or should I say "were) not. Enjoy a cocktail during this one. "The Rite of Spring" was...continued

reviewed Feb 26 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Maja
30 events 15 reviews

The new Choreography of The Rite of Spring (world premiere) was FANTASTIC ! Modern ballet with influences from modern dance, a must see if you like modern ballet. The other two presentations were good as well, particularly Strange Places.

reviewed Feb 27 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Andrew Harris
23 events 13 reviews

For some reason I fell asleep during "Guide . . . " and "Beaux." Something about the movement and music, and uncomfortable seats. "The Rite . . ." I found interesting, but slightly juvenile and obvious. The choreography seemed closer to modern...continued

reviewed Mar 02 2013 report as inappropriate
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Event Website

http://www.sfballet.org

Description

The 2012 world premiere of Beaux was made possible by Lead Sponsors Mrs. Suzy Kellems Dominik and The Bernard Osher Foundation.

The 2012 world premiere of Guide to Strange Places was made possible by Lead Sponsor Mr. and Mrs. James N. Sullivan.

* There will be a ‘Meet the Artist’ interview beginning one hour prior to show time at the Tuesday performance.

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