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Program 3 at San Francisco Ballet: Heartaches by the Number

Sean Martinfield | Posted 02.28.2014 | Arts
Sean Martinfield

Program 3 at San Francisco Ballet is a rare trio of works that explores themes of longing, unfulfilled love and connecting with the hereafter or the totally other.

Joffrey Triumphs with La Bayadere

Catherine L. Tully | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Catherine L. Tully

Welch's choreography is both brilliant and difficult with demanding lifts, whiplash turns and unexpected combinations. In the first act, the dance for the four men was especially impressive, but the group dancing was also a joy to watch.

The Value of Ensemble

Michael Kaiser | Posted 03.16.2013 | Arts
Michael Kaiser

So much great art is dependent on the need for ensemble. The great orchestras and dance companies are great not simply because of the agglomeration of talented artists but also because of the amount of time these artists have worked together to create an aesthetic.

Rooting for the Home Team: American Ballet Theatre's La Bayadère

Margaret Fuhrer | Posted 05.29.2012 | Arts
Margaret Fuhrer

2012-05-29-photopull.jpgBayadère offers ABT's lesser known dancers a chance to shine.